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Private Equity Investors Set Sights on Latin America

April 28, 2015

American investors are looking south when it comes to private equity. Latin America is one of the top emerging markets for private equity investments – and that’s where Daniel Prawda, a principal at ACON Investments, and Bruno Sardinha (MBA ’01), … Continued

Kenan-Flagler Professor Helps Students Soar

April 13, 2015

Dave Roberts’ desire for new challenges – mixed with a bit of serendipity – led him to a career in global business and then brought him to teach in Chapel Hill. Roberts grew up in Wales and graduated from the … Continued

Camelia Kuhnen: Neuroeconomics Pioneer

April 13, 2015

Camelia Kuhnen, associate professor of finance at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School, arrived in Boston from Romania in 1997. She was an 18-year-old aspiring doctor with two suitcases and a scholarship to the Massachusetts … Continued

Tim Durbin: Running the World

February 20, 2015

Tim Durbin wants to run the world – literally. The San Francisco-based consultant set a goal to walk and run the length of the equator – 24,901 miles – in 10 years. To ramp up his mileage, Durbin (BSBA ’05) … Continued

Kenan-Flagler Hosts Emerging Markets Conference, Feb. 27

February 9, 2015

The second annual Emerging Markets Conference will be hosted by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School on Feb. 27. The event will focus on how multinational companies overcome challenges to their growth in emerging markets. It is … Continued

Ignatius Talks Foreign Affairs, Global Insights

February 5, 2015

David Ignatius doesn’t know how to fix the world. But when he stepped to the podium to give the annual Weatherspoon Lecture at UNC Kenan-Flagler Jan. 29, the veteran journalist faced an audience that expected him to tell them how to … Continued

Addressing Sustainability Challenges in India

January 30, 2015

A symposium focused on sustainability education and research in India was organized by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School and the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB). The schools hosted “Advancing Sustainability Education and Research” … Continued

UNC-Tsinghua EMBA Program to Graduate First Class in Beijing

October 14, 2014

The inaugural class of the UNC-Tsinghua Dual-Degree EMBA Program will graduate Oct. 16, 2014, in Beijing. The University of North Carolina and Tsinghua University created the program – which fuses the disciplines of business and engineering – to develop global … Continued

Global Immersion Electives Support Undergrad Business Education

July 14, 2014

An increasingly important part of undergraduate business education at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School is hands-on learning experience outside of the U.S. The experiences and knowledge that students gain help them stand out in a competitive … Continued