YOUR SEARCH :
     Product Type: Cases (remove)

YOUR SEARCH PRODUCED 2882 MATCHES.      PAGE 1 of 289    Items 1-10 of 2882    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 NEXT »
Show 50 results per page


sort results by:   Best Match   Most Downloaded   Highest Rated   Publication Date

Betting Private Capital on Fixing Public Ills: Instiglio Brings Social Impact Bonds to Colombia

Authors: Levy, Dan; Varley, Pamela
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Kennedy School
Publication Year: 2014

[This document has not yet been rated] 453 views

In July 2012, three freshly-minted Harvard Kennedy School graduates bought one-way tickets to Medellin, Colombia, to launch a nonprofit startup they called Instiglio. Their idea: to bring Social Impact Bonds, still experimental even in affluent nations, to Colombia and other low to middle income countries.

Click here for more

Wawa Inc.

Authors: McGarvie, Blythe J.; Campbell, Dennis; Stack, Kristin
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

[This document has not yet been rated] 213 views

The Wawa associates have an ESOP which plays a key role in Wawa's culture of ownership. This case explores the role of incentives and levers of control to create a successful retail chain.

Click here for more

Barrick Gold Corporation: Perfect Storm at Pascua Lama

Authors: Smith, N. Craig; McCormick, Erin
Product Type: Cases
Source: INSEAD
Publication Year: 2014

[This document has not yet been rated] 276 views

This case is about a gold mining company that seeks to practice 'responsible mining' by addressing environmental and stakeholder concerns, but which nevertheless attracts protests...

Click here for more

Bridges Ventures

Authors: Rangan, V. Kasturi; Appleby, Sarah
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

[This document has not yet been rated] 242 views

Bridges Ventures, a UK-based impact investor with double-digit returns on its investments, is reflecting on its social impact and pondering its future course...

Click here for more

Lululemon: A Sheer Debacle in Risk Management

Authors: Larcker, David F.; Larcker, Sarah M.; Tayan, Brian
Product Type: Cases
Source: Stanford Business School
Publication Year: 2014

[This document has not yet been rated] 302 views

In practice, companies often fall short not because they fail to anticipate the likelihood that adverse events occur but because, despite anticipating them, they are still ill-prepared to respond. As illustration, consider the case of Lululemon which struggled to respond to anticipated product quality issues and contain the fallout on social media.

Click here for more

Cisco Systems and Offshore Cash

Authors: Gow, Ian D.; Wang, Charles C.Y.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

[This document has not yet been rated] 208 views

In its SEC filing for the year ended July 28, 2012, Cisco disclosed that it had accumulated a total of $41.3 billion of undistributed earnings for certain foreign subsidiaries for which no U.S. income taxes or foreign withholding taxes had been recognized in its financial statements…

Click here for more

Starbucks Coffee Company: Transformation and Renewal

Authors: Koehn, Nancy F.; McNamara, Kelly; Khan, Nora N.; Legris, Elizabeth
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

[This document has not yet been rated] 267 views

The case offers executives and students an opportunity to examine in depth how Schultz and his team saved Starbucks from near-collapse, by both executing a deep, comprehensive return to its core values and, at the same time, investing in a range of new products, customer experiences and organizational capabilities designed to make the company fit for enduring success in a turbulent global economy.

Click here for more

Negotiating from the Margins: The Santa Clara Pueblo Seeks Key Ancestral Lands

Authors: Hong, Kessely; Varley, Pamela; Garcia-Rios, Patricia
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Kennedy School
Publication Year: 2014

[This document has not yet been rated] 137 views

This negotiations case describes the approach, over time, of Santa Clara, a small Pueblo Indian tribe in New Mexico, to recover a piece of land tribal leaders viewed as integral to their ancestral homeland. Unlike many negotiations cases, which concern the strategizing of two or more powerful players, this case describes the evolving strategy of a small, marginal player, striving mightily for a seat at a negotiating table dominated by several powerful interests.

Click here for more

The Nature Conservancy: Advocating and Investing for Sustainable Water Management

Authors: Debaere, Peter; Richter, Brian
Product Type: Cases
Source: Darden Business Publishing
Publication Year: 2014

[This document has not yet been rated] 275 views

Brian Richter, a veteran scientist for TNC who had led its water market strategy for the past few years, was convinced that water markets could be attractive for the market-friendly TNC. But he wondered how TNC could integrate water markets into its water strategy while staying true to its legacy and mission…

Click here for more

The Business of Ecosystem Restoration

Authors: Ferwerda, Willem; Comiteau, Lauren; Yue, Tao
Product Type: Cases
Source: University of Rotterdam
Publication Year: 2014

[This document has not yet been rated] 215 views

There are some two billion hectares of severely depleted land on Earth, some 20 percent of the planet, due to decades of agro-farming, deforestation, overfishing and over-grazing. Ecologist and former IUCN NL director Willem Ferwerda wants to reclaim them a few hundred thousand hectors at a time...

Click here for more

YOUR SEARCH PRODUCED 2882 MATCHES.      PAGE 1 of 289    Items 1-10 of 2882    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 NEXT »

Search for
Teaching Materials