twitter facebook linkedin
  • Blog Post 7: Platform ownership (by Amitava Chattopadhyay)

    Posted on October 18, 2012 by in Uncategorized

    Acer recently announced that it is postponing the launch of its new Cloud Mobile handset, the first handset based on Alibaba Holding’s Aliyou operating system that launched just a year ago. It seems that Google, the owner of the now dominant Android smartphone platform, has been quick to recognize the potential threat that a new [...]

    No Comments.
    Continue Reading...
  • Blog Post 6: Liberalization of FDI in the Retail Sector in India-Why all the fuss? (by Amitava Chattopadhyay)

    Posted on October 17, 2012 by in Uncategorized

    The Government of India has finally liberalized the retail sector by allowing FDI to flow in to it, and at least 8 states out of the 28 states in the country-fortunately the 8 that account for over 50% of India’s economic output- seem to be aligned behind this decision. Tragically, it is laggard states like [...]

    1 Comment.
    Continue Reading...
  • Blog Post 5: B-School Research in India (by Amitava Chattopadhyay)

    Posted on October 16, 2012 by in Uncategorized

    A report in the latest issue of Business Today (BT) highlights the sad state of affairs in India’s b-schools. The 4000 plus b-schools in India have collectively produced 36 articles between 2009 and 2012, in the 24 journals tracked by UT Dallas as the leading journals in management. Compare this to the 276 articles produced [...]

    No Comments.
    Continue Reading...
  • Can Governments and Special Interest Groups Support EMNC Brand Building Effectively? (by Aysegül Özsomer Tunali)

    Posted on August 22, 2012 by Aysegul in Uncategorized

    Can Governments and Special Interest Groups Support EMNC Brand Building Effectively? My answer is yes. A couple weeks ago I was teaching 40 young and promising executives in the TURQUALITY® program at my university in Istanbul. I have been teaching marketing strategy, brand building and global marketing within this program since its inception. I was [...]

    No Comments.
    Continue Reading...
  • Blog Post 3: Private Sector Initiatives to Facilitate the Creation of EMNCs (by Amitava Chattopadhyay)

    Posted on July 31, 2012 by in Uncategorized

    Two weeks ago I had the opportunity to visit Dhaka, Bangladesh, for a book launch that was sponsored by the Bangladesh Brand Forum (BBF) during the Best Brand Awards event, co-hosted by BBF and Nielsen Bangladesh. What I learned about BBF came as a very pleasant surprise and I would like to share this with [...]

    Post Tagged with Blog 3
    No Comments.
    Continue Reading...
  • Blog Post 2-July 14, 2012 (by Amitava Chattopadhyay)

    Posted on July 15, 2012 by in Uncategorized

    BYD was the darling of the stock markets as we were writing our book, but has since lost its footing, with its stock prices plummeting by approximately 90% from its peak valuation. Interestingly, as we saw with the case of HTC last week, so too with BYD, this decline goes a long way to support [...]

    No Comments.
    Continue Reading...
  • Inaugural Blog Post, July 9 (by Rajeev Batra)

    Posted on July 9, 2012 by rajeev in Uncategorized

      Well, our book on how MNCs from emerging markets (EMNCs) are managing to build successful new global businesses and brands — and the lessons for all from these efforts — is now rolling out into bookstores and e-bookstores around the world. For a sense of the territory the book covers, and the 39+ companies [...]

    No Comments.
    Continue Reading...