CALL FOR AUTHORS: Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets A Gale | Cengage Learning Reference We are inviting academic editorial contributors to the Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets to be published in 2013 by Gale | Cengage Learning. The Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets explores the world’s fastest-growing and newly flourishing emerging markets to include those countries in which a previously untapped potential for exports or investment is anticipated. Nations typically characterized under this banner are often developing countries, but they may also be economically formidable countries with markets that are increasingly open to exports. This single volume reference includes overviews of 33 countries currently identified as displaying the most rapid growth in social, business, and industrial activities. The market overview articles range from 2,000 to 3,000 words and are comprised of key macroeconomic data, geographic, political, and industrial factors, as well as comprehensive data on the nation’s GDP. 67 industry profiles articles ranging from 2,500-4,000 words also examine the markets which are at the forefront of the select countries’ bourgeoning economies. A list of contributors is included in the volume as well as an index and a thorough glossary. The following nations will be covered: Argentina Bangladesh Brazil Bulgaria Chile China Colombia Czech Republic Egypt Hungary India Indonesia Israel Malaysia Mexico Morocco Nigeria Pakistan Peru Philippines Poland Romania Russia South Africa South Korea Taiwan Thailand Tunisia Turkey United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ukraine Venezuela Vietnam We are now making article assignments with a deadline of November 15, 2012. If you are interested in contributing to the Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets, it can be a notable publication addition to your CV/resume and broaden your publishing credits. Moreover, you can help ensure that accurate information and important points of view are credibly presented to students and library patrons. Compensation is an honorarium payment of $.03 per word. The list of available articles and style guidelines are prepared and will be sent to you in response to your inquiry. Please then select which unassigned articles may best suit your interests and expertise. If you would like to contribute to building a truly outstanding reference with the Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets, please contact me by the e-mail information below. Please provide a brief summary of your background in global business topics, or provide your CV. Thanks for your time and interest. Thomas Walzer Author Manager