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Actuaries at Risk

Author: Halfond, Jay A.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Boston University
Publication Year: 2015

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This fictional case describes an array of ethical issues that a corporate manager in a major US insurance company faced, and perhaps created, which led ultimately to his forced resignation…

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Testing Times for Vedanta: The Battle with the Dongria Kondh Tribe of Odisha

Authors: Muralidhara, G. V.; Faheem, Hadiya
Product Type: Cases
Source: IBS Center for Management Research
Publication Year: 2015

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The case discusses the decade-old mining battle between Vedanta Aluminium Refinery (VAL), a subsidiary of UK-based diversified metals and mining major, Vedanta Resources plc (Vedanta Resources), and the indigenous Dongria Kondh community…

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Mandating CSR for Indian Corporates: The Right Move?

Author: John, Doris Rajakumari
Product Type: Cases
Source: Amity Research Centers
Publication Year: 2015

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In April 2014, India became the first country in the world to mandate CSR spending through the new Companies Act. Although the legislation was considered an innovative way to give back to society, a majority of corporate India was not in favour of the move and lobbied heavily against it. With a number of arguments for and against the Bill, how effective the move would be and whether it would serve the purpose of helping the poor in India remained to be seen…

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D-Rev: Designing for Base of the Pyramid

Author: Ratna, Garima
Product Type: Cases
Source: Amity Research Centers
Publication Year: 2015

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D-Rev stood for ‘Design for Revolution’ and the company designed products which addressed the issues of health and income generation for the people dwelling at the base of the pyramid in the third world countries…

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Target Stores: The Hunt for "Unvolunteered Truths"

Authors: Deighton, John; Kornfeld, Leora
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2015

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When faced with major life events like marriage, the birth of a child, or a new home, shoppers are particularly responsive to marketing efforts. In the effort to pinpoint those events and capitalize on them, the retailer's data gathering is extensive…

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Argentina and the Vulture Funds

Author: Moffett, Michael H.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Thunderbird School of Global Management
Publication Year: 2015

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This case can serve as a foundational primer on the challenges of international business, international finance, and business law in the twenty first century. The case has been used in degree and non-degree programs to illustrate the complexities of sovereign debt, international law, distressed securities investing (vulture funds as one example), and ethical and practical dimensions of a highly indebted nation on the brink…

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Sustainability at IKEA Group

Authors: Rangan, V. Kasturi; Toffel, Michael W.; Dessain, Vincent; Lenhardt, Jerome
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2015

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By 2014, IKEA Group was the largest home furnishing company, with EUR28.5 billion of sales, and planned to reach EUR50 billion by 2020, mainly from emerging markets. At the same time, IKEA Group had adopted in 2012 a new sustainability strategy that focused the company's efforts on its entire value chain from its raw materials sourcing to the lifestyle of its end consumers. The plan especially centered on wood…

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Ethiquable: Social, Ethical and Viable

Author: Hennekam, Sophie
Product Type: Cases
Source: ESC La Rochelle School of Business
Publication Year: 2015

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This case study is on Ethiquable, a fair trade organisation in the South-West of France. It discusses the strong ethical values that are shared among all employees, its cooperative structure, its management practices as well as the challenges and opportunities for the future…

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El Sistema: Vision, Process, Impact

Authors: Woodward, Ian C.; Vongswasdi, Pisitta; Laramaud, Alexia
Product Type: Cases
Source: INSEAD
Publication Year: 2015

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This case study describes the journey of "El Sistema", a classical music education programme in Venezuela that illustrates the transformative power of music to improve the lives of millions of youths in some of the poorest communities in the world. Using the experience and insights of founder José Antonio Abreu, together with an analysis of the programme's development, the case shows how vision and inspiration are translated into a vibrant and effective organization in the long term…

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Dr. Jim Yong Kim’s Dilemma: International Finance Corporation and the Tata Mundra Power Plant

Authors: Purkayastha, Debapratim; Agarwal, Manish
Product Type: Cases
Source: IBS Hyderabad; IFHE University
Publication Year: 2015

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The case study is about the dilemma faced by Dr. Jim Yong Kim (Kim), President of the World Bank Group, related to International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) funding of the Tata Mundra Project in India. Before the Tata Mundra power project went on stream, everyone related to the project claimed that it would be beneficial for infrastructure development, economic growth, as well as for the poor communities living in areas near the power plant site, but the project soon started facing some serious criticism on the environmental and social fronts…

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