UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School


Christian Lundblad to address emerging markets and political risk in webinar


“Political Risks and Emerging Markets” is the topic of a March 27 webinar with Christian Lundblad, a finance professor at the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School.

Lundblad is an expert on emerging markets, which present tremendous opportunities and challenges that every multinational firm must face as it strives to achieve its global strategic objectives. He will shed light on recent developments in measuring the institutional challenges and political risks foreign players face when attempting to penetrate these markets.

Lundblad’s research spans asset pricing and international finance, with a specialization in emerging market development. He served as a financial economist at the Federal Reserve Board, where he advised the Board of Governors on international financial market developments. His research has been published in top academic journals and he is an award-winning teacher.

The webinar begins at 4 p.m. Register at http://tinyurl.com/psdk3vs.

It is part of the “Best Practices in Global Business Education Webinar Series” offered by the Global Business Center at UNC Kenan-Flagler.

Tax Efficient Supply Chain Management” with Doug Shackelford, dean and Meade H. Willis Distinguished Professor of Taxation, and Eva Labro, accounting professor, on May 28 is the next webinar in the series.