Assignment 2: Case Study: Evaluating an Emerging Market

In this assignment, you will select a nation that is
considered to have an emerging market and you will evaluate the nation on the
following factors that affect an emerging market: Gross domestic product,
inflation, political risks, economic risks, country demographics, and liquidity
of local debt.

Scenario:

You have been hired as a financial analyst tasked with
evaluating an existing emerging market and writing an executive report on your
findings about the emerging market.

Using the following report, select one of the top 30
emerging markets to research:

Top 30 Emerging Markets 2012-2017

http://www.globalintelligence.com/insights-analysis/emerging-markets/top-30-emerging-markets

Instructions:

Produce an executive report that includes the following:

Provide statistical and qualitative information of each of
the following factors: Gross domestic product, inflation, political risks,
economic risks, country demographics, and liquidity of local debt.

Differentiate the level of market efficiency between a nation
that is considered an emerging market to one that has already developed,
including factors such as liquidity of debt, government regulations, GDP, etc.

Compare and contrast the emerging market you selected
against another emerging market on factors such as market liquidity of local
debt, equity market, market exchange, and regulatory bodies.

Evaluate and discuss the political, economic, and
technological trends of the emerging market. Remember to discuss any financial
actions that have been taken and should be taken due to the trends.

Write a 7–10-page report in Word format. Utilize at least
four scholarly sources. Apply APA standards to the citation of sources.

Use the following file naming convention:
LastnameFirstInitial_M5_A2.doc.

Make sure you write in a clear, concise, and organized
manner; demonstrate ethical scholarship in accurate representation and
attribution of sources; display accurate spelling, grammar, and punctuation.

Click here to download the APA guidelines document. Use
these guidelines to format your assignment.

By the due date assigned, deliver your assignment to the
Submissions Area.

Global Intelligence Alliance. (2013). Top 30 emerging
markets 2012-2017. Retrieved from
http://www.globalintelligence.com/insights-analysis/emerging-markets/top-30-emerging-markets

LASA 2 Grading Criteria

Assignment ComponentsMaximum Points

Provide statistical and qualitative information of each of
the following factors: Gross domestic product, inflation, political risks,
economic risks, country demographics, and liquidity of local debt.

[CO: 5

PO: 3.2, 4.2

ILO: 1, 3, 6]

44

Differentiate the level of market efficiency between the
nation that is considered an emerging market to one that has already developed
using factors such as liquidity of debt, government regulations, GDP, etc.

[CO: 1

PO: 3.3

ILO: 1, 3]

64

Compare and contrast the emerging market you selected
against another emerging market on factors such as market liquidity of local
debt, equity market, market exchange, and regulatory bodies.

[CO: 2

PO: 3.2, 4.2

ILO: 1, 3, 6]

64

Evaluate and discuss the political, economic, and technological
trends of the emerging market.

[CO: 5

PO: 3.2, 4.2

ILO: 1, 3, 6]

64Academic Writing

Organization (12)

Usage and Mechanics (12)

APA Elements (16)

Style (4)

[CO_W

PO: 1.1

ILO: 2]

64Total:300