Javier Santiso


Javier Santiso

About the author:

Javier Santiso is Professor of Economics at ESADE Business School and Director of the ESADE Center for Global Economy and Geopolitics. In 2011, he was named as one the most influential iberoamerican thinkers by Foreign Policy.

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Disruptive Innovation: Fuelling The Growth Of Emerging Markets : Javier Santiso


The decade for emerging markets has come. It is not an understatement that there has been a major shift in global powers following the financial storm that started almost 5 years ago. Despite the storm, emerging markets have already captured 40 percent of world GDP. Looking ahead, a lesser-known revolution – theorised: disruptive innovation – will see to the exponential growth of emerging markets in the next decade.