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Ravi Ramamurti

Ravi Ramamurti

Distinguished Professor of International Business and Strategy and Director, Center for Emerging Markets



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Emerging markets beyond the BRICs

North­eastern hosted the sixth annual Emerging Mar­kets Sym­po­sium, where experts exam­ined the oppor­tu­ni­ties in BRIC economies in Africa beyond, as well as why Brazil’s growth has slowed.

06/02/15 - BOSTON, MA. - Keynote speaker, Jonathan Berman, Senior Adviser, Dalberg; Fellow, Milken Institute, and author of Success in Africa gave remarks during the 6th Annual Symposium: Beyond the BRICs event held in the Raytheon Amphitheater at Northeastern University on June 2, 2015. Staff Photo: Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

Why emerging markets are slowing down

Emerging mar­kets are cur­rently expe­ri­encing an eco­nomic slow­down, according to scholars and busi­ness leaders who spoke at the fifth annual Emerging Mar­kets Sym­po­sium on Tuesday at North­eastern. They pointed to […]

Emerging Markets Symposium

Why reverse innovation will change the world

Global busi­ness strate­gist Vijay Govin­darajan said on Monday at Northeastern’s Pres­i­den­tial Speaker Series “Pro­files in Inno­va­tion” that reverse inno­va­tion rep­re­sents one of the biggest oppor­tu­ni­ties for cor­po­rate growth in America.

Profiles in Innovation: Vijay Govindarajan

Conference: Emerging markets shape international business

Northeastern’s Center for Emerging Mar­kets hosted a weekend con­fer­ence on emerging market multi­na­tional companies.

Emerging-market Multinationals

Winning in emerging markets

Mass­a­chu­setts Gov. Deval Patrick said on Thursday at Northeastern’s fourth annual Emerging Mar­kets Sym­po­sium that the state’s edu­ca­tion, inno­va­tion and infra­struc­ture make it an ideal busi­ness partner.


Why ‘trickle-​​up’ innovation may shape the global economy

Ravi Rama­murti, a Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor of Inter­na­tional Busi­ness, explains why reverse inno­va­tion in emerging mar­kets may shape the globe’s inno­va­tion landscape.

Ravi Ramamurti

Emerging markets, opportunities and challenges

Harsha Vard­hana Singh, deputy director-​​general at the World Trade Orga­ni­za­tion, empha­sized the impor­tance of mul­ti­lat­eral trading sys­tems during a talk at Northeastern.

3Qs: Forecasting 2012 for the BRIC nations

In 2001, Goldman Sachs grouped the BRIC coun­tries — Brazil, Russia, India and China — into that acronym because they were at a sim­ilar stage of eco­nomic devel­op­ment. On Tuesday, the Amer­ican multi­na­tional news cor­po­ra­tion Bloomberg named China as the only BRIC nation ranked among all top global emerging mar­kets. We asked Ravi Rama­murti, Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor of Inter­na­tional Busi­ness and director of the Center for Emerging Mar­kets at North­eastern, to iden­tify what’s next for these four countries.

Ravi Ramamurti

Faculty Reads, Volume Three

North­eastern fac­ulty mem­bers have written at length on a wide range of topics. Here, we high­light the third batch of pub­lished works in a fea­ture on recent fac­ulty books.

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A different kind of business travel

A range of global expe­ri­ences helps Exec­u­tive MBA stu­dents grasp the changing busi­ness land­scape of the 21st century.

3Qs: India a mix of opportunity and challenge for Western multinationals

Despite the global eco­nomic slow­down, India has expe­ri­enced rapid eco­nomic growth, and is now hoping to attract invest­ment from global com­pa­nies. At The Economist’s recent India Busi­ness Summit in Paris, […]


Understanding international markets

Con­fer­ence spon­sored by Northeastern’s new Center for Emerging Mar­kets takes a look at the chal­lenges of doing busi­ness in devel­oping countries

Northeastern University International Business Professor Ravi Ramamurti Selected by the United Nations to Help Prepare 2008 World Investment Report

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity Pro­fessor and Born­stein Senior Fellow of Inter­na­tional Busi­ness Ravi Rama­murti has been selected by the United Nations Con­fer­ence on Trade and Devel­op­ment (UNCTAD) to help pre­pare its World […]

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