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The China-Latin America Axis

Emerging Markets and their Role in an Increasingly Globalised World

  • Presents new case studies and data to update the first edition

  • Provides analysis on the world profile of both Chinese and Latin American companies

  • Assesses the impact of emerging markets upon the globalizaed economy


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Gaston Fornes, Alvaro Mendez
    Pages 1-15
  3. Gaston Fornes, Alvaro Mendez
    Pages 17-52
  4. Gaston Fornes, Alvaro Mendez
    Pages 53-129
  5. Gaston Fornes, Alvaro Mendez
    Pages 131-175
  6. Gaston Fornes, Alvaro Mendez
    Pages 177-204
  7. Gaston Fornes, Alvaro Mendez
    Pages 205-225
  8. Gaston Fornes, Alvaro Mendez
    Pages 227-235
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 237-343

About this book


This second edition explores and accounts for the many changes in the emerging markets of China and the Latin American countries since 2011. Taking account of major developments such as the rapid expansion of the Chinese state and the on-going effects of the global recession, the authors present current case studies and data on both Chinese and Latin American companies, including updates on those included in the first edition and the presentation of new innovative start-ups. Including an international relations perspective alongside business strategy and global markets, The China-Latin America Axis second edition presents the drastic changes in the globalized economy in the past five years.


China Emerging Markets Globalisation globalization growth Investment Investments

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of BristolBristolUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.London School of EconomicsLondonUnited Kingdom

About the authors

Gaston Fornes holds a joint position at the Centre for East Asian Studies, University of Bristol, UK, and ESIC Business School, Spain. He is recipient of the Liupan Mountain Friendship Award from the Ningxia Government in China, the Foreign Expert Award from the Shanghai Government, and the London School of Economics’ Latin American Development Bank Fellowship. He has published widely on management in emerging countries; his research has been featured in mass media like Fortune, the BBC, El Pais, and Cinco Dias.

Álvaro Mendez is Senior Research Fellow at the London School of Economics, UK, and Research Associate at the University of Bristol, UK. At LSE, he is co-founder of the Global South Unit and a former editor of the Millennium-Journal of International Studies. He is an associate academic at the LSE Latin America and Caribbean Centre and an International Advisory Board member of the Observatoire Politique de l'Amérique latine et des Caraïbes (OPALC) at Sciences Po. He is the co-author of UN Security Council Reform and the Challenge of South Representation.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title The China-Latin America Axis
  • Book Subtitle Emerging Markets and their Role in an Increasingly Globalised World
  • Authors Gaston Fornes
    Alvaro Mendez
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2018
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Management Business and Management (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-66720-1
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-030-09780-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-66721-8
  • Edition Number 2
  • Number of Pages XVII, 343
  • Number of Illustrations 18 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Emerging Markets/Globalization
    International Economics
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