• 23 Apr 2018
  • India Research Center
HBS Professors Jones and Khanna discuss the particular lessons learned by studying business development in South Asia.
What We've Learned from 101 Entrepreneurs in Emerging Markets
  • 05 Dec 2017
  • HBS Working Knowledge
Harvard Business School’s project exploring the evolution of business leadership in emerging economies has reached an important milestone. Project leaders Geoffrey Jones and Tarun Khanna discuss what's been learned from the Creating Emerging Markets project so far.
  • 14 Sep 2017
  • University of the Andes
HBS Researcher Andrea Lluch is part of the Creating Emerging Markets project that has researched the evolution of companies and organizations in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
  • 27 Feb 2017
  • Working Knowledge
Reputation and resilience are key ingredients that determine whether companies will survive tumultuous markets, according to a new paper by Geoffrey Jones, Tarun Khanna, Cheng Gao, and Tiona Zuzul.
We are in a deglobalization period: Business historian Geoffrey G. Jones
  • 18 Feb 2017
  • Livemint
Harvard Business School professor Geoffrey G. Jones says Brexit and Donald Trump’s rise show that the world is in the second wave of deglobalization. He discusses how his course on business history helps his students gain perspective on the future.
India’s large corporate houses need to embrace ethics: Tarun Khanna
  • 14 Feb 2017
  • Livemint
Tarun Khanna, Jorge Paulo Lemann professor at the Harvard Business School and director at Harvard University’s South Asia Institute, holds forth on failure of corporate governance in India’s top companies.
  • 21 Sep 2016
  • Working Knowledge
Indian screen star Shabana Azmi talks to Rohit Deshpandé about how she leverages movie fame into social activism. Says Deshpandé of Azmi, “she has transcended the boundaries of her industry in terms of her social impact” by using – and in doing so risking – her status as an actress in order to fight for change.
  • 28 Oct 2015
  • Working Knowledge
How do you build a brand amid the uncertainties and opportunities of a developing market? Harvard Business School Professor Sunil Gupta shares lessons learned from Ranjan Kapur, an iconic figure in the Indian advertising industry.
  • 13 Oct 2015
  • Working Knowledge
Leaders of two prominent business enterprises in Turkey, Rahim M. Koç and Hamdi Akin, discuss the advantages and challenges of being entrepreneurs in an emerging economy with Professor Felix Oberholzer-Gee.
  • 07 Aug 2015
  • Life & Trendz
The iconic fashion designer Ritu Kumar has become one of the first Indian women entrepreneurs to be featured in the Harvard Business School’s Program to study and understand emerging markets through the view points of successful business leaders across various domains.
  • 14 Jan 2015
  • Working Knowledge
Entrepreneurs in developing market economies face special management challenges. Company leaders in India, Turkey, and Africa discuss their experiences with Harvard Business School's Creating Emerging Markets project.
  • 28 May 2014
  • Working Knowledge
Much of modern business history has been written on experiences in the United States, Europe, and Japan. Now, the unheard stories of emerging markets in Africa, Asia, and Latin America are being told on a new website by the Business History Initiative.
Learning from the past about the consequences of decisions should surely be part of every manager’s toolkit.