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KEROVKA: SG Energy Simulation

Authors: Henisz, Witold J.; Diermeier, Daniel
Product Type: Exercises; Multimedia
Source: Prendo Simulations Limited
Publication Year: 2014

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The KEROVKA case is an immersive computer-based crisis management simulation where teams of students are placed in the role of a country manager for a Central Asian energy company, SG Energy. SG is engaged in hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, and has been accused of polluting the ground water…

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A Critical Corporate Profile of Li & Fung

Authors: Ross, Robert J.S.; Patterson, Dana; Yadegari, Brendon; Wegemer, Chris
Product Type: Research Notes / Working Papers
Source: Mosakowski Institute for Public Enterprise
Publication Year: 2014

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Li & Fung’s central role in shaping the supply chain of apparel potentially affects the lives of millions of workers in their direct supply chains and the labor markets in which they are such a commanding force. Understanding the complex implications of Li & Fung’s business strategy for workers’ rights is crucial for securing decent conditions for workers in the apparel industry over the coming years.

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A 60 Second Clip to Create Change: Palm Oil Role Play (Round 1, Round 2)

Authors: Roome, Nigel; Louche, Céline
Product Type: Cases
Source: Vlerick Business School; AUDENCIA Nantes Ecole de Management
Publication Year: 2014

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On March 17, 2010, Greenpeace launched a new campaign against the conversion of tropical rainforest to industrial palm oil plantations. The campaign directly attacked Nestle because its supply-chain included palm oil from alleged unsustainable sources. The case is set up as a role play in two rounds. In round 1, students are invited to consider how the Greenpeace campaign might affect each of a set of five actors (but not Nestle). In round 2, students take on the role of managers at Nestle who have to decide what the company should do next...

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Economic Self-Sufficiency and Life Stability One Year After Starting a Social Enterprise Job

Authors: Rotz, Dana; Maxwell, Nan; Dunn, Adam
Product Type: Policy and Issue Reports
Source: Mathematica Policy Research
Publication Year: 2015

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In 2011, REDF placed social enterprise (SE) employment at the heart of its five-year strategy to transform how people with many employment barriers transition into the workforce...

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+CSR: The Equity Bank Way

Author: Ogbechie, Chris
Product Type: Cases
Source: Lagos Business School
Publication Year: 2014

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From inception, the bank adopted sustainability as a key aspect of its business model. In particular, the bank identified a big social issue that seemed intractable - the exclusion of poor from the formal banking system which helped to sustain poverty and through its efforts at tackling the social problem, it created economically valuable products and services that empowered the disadvantaged population to maximize their opportunities. This alternate business practice produced for the bank a sustainable competitive advantage over other financial institutions...

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Corporate Sustainability: First Evidence on Materiality

Authors: Khan, Mozaffar; Serafeim, George; Yoon, Aaron
Product Type: Research Notes / Working Papers
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2015

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An increasing number of companies make sustainability investments, and an increasing number of investors integrate sustainability performance data in their capital allocation decisions. We develop a novel dataset by hand-mapping data on sustainability investments classified as material for each industry into firm-specific performance data on a variety of sustainability investments. This allows us to present new evidence on the value implications of sustainability investments…

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DePaul Industries in 2012: Financing Growth in a Social Venture

Authors: Dorado, Silvia; Raufflet, Emmanuel; Shaffer, Dave
Product Type: Cases
Source: North American Case Research Association (NACRA)
Publication Year: 2015

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DePaul's mission was to generate employment opportunities for people with disabilities. Considering DePaul's increasing difficulties to identify suitable financing, Shaffer had begun wondering whether these difficulties were, as in the past, rooted in financiers' lack of understanding and sympathy towards DePaul's social venture nature or whether there was something else…

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Database Marketing at Club Sensation

Author: Mitchell, Jordan
Product Type: Cases
Source: Dalhousie University
Publication Year: 2011

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A Montreal-based health club has received several complaints for a recent targeted ad mail, which included the initial weigh-in and desired target weight of former members printed on a postcard…

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Satyarthi’s Goodweave: Betting on Ethical Consumerism to Fight Child Labour

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

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Satyarthi devised the GoodWeave label (earlier RugMark), the ‘first independent labor monitoring program,’ certifying that carpets were free of child labour. GoodWeave conducted impromptu inspections of the carpet looms to ensure that no child labour was used in manufacturing carpets that contained the GoodWeave label. GoodWeave also helped in rehabilitating the children rescued from the looms and ensured that they were replaced by trained adults…

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DaVita HealthCare Partners and the Denver Public Schools: Creating Connections

Authors: Kim, John J-H; An, Christine S.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

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In 2011, DaVita HealthCare Partners (DaVita)-a Fortune 500 healthcare services company specializing in kidney dialysis services-and the Denver Public Schools (DPS)-the largest school district in Colorado-forged a plan to incorporate greater intentional focus on culture and leadership within the district. The case gives students the opportunity to explore how a mission-driven Fortune 500 company can leverage its own resources and HR expertise to partner with non-corporate entities to create social value and support success in American public education.

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HN Agri Serve: Growing Prosperity

Authors: Alvarez, Jose B.; Raina, Anjali; Chawla, Rachna
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

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In 2014, Khuram Mir, CEO of HN Agri Serve, an innovative apple orchard company in the Kashmir region of Northern India, wonders about the best growth strategy for his company.

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CVS Health: Promoting Drug Adherence

Authors: John, Leslie; Quelch, John A.; Huckman, Robert S.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2015

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The case describes a program that CVS Health recently implemented to improve medication adherence, an important problem from a societal, public policy, and firm perspective. Students are asked to quantify the system-wide economic benefit of this improvement and draw upon insights from behavioral science to examine approaches for boosting medication adherence…

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Syngenta: Committing to Africa

Authors: Reinhardt, Forest L.; Shelman, Mary
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2015

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In 2012, Syngenta, one of the world's largest agricultural input company, committed to build a $1 billion business in Africa over the next 10 years. In mid-2014, CEO Michael Mack and Africa Venture Team head Dimitri Pauwels are reviewing progress. Was the company's commitment to Africa still relevant and achievable?

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Powering the Dream: The History and Promise of Green Technology

Author: Madrigal, Alexis
Product Type: Books / Book Chapters
Source: Da Capo Press
Publication Year: 2013

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Few today realize that America’s relationship with green technology is far from a recent development. The truth is Americans have been inventing green for more than a century…

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Integrated Reporting at Aegon

Authors: Eccles, Robert G.; Serafeim, George; Ribot, Sydney; Krzus, Michael P.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2015

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In 2011, Aegon adopted integrated reporting - a corporate reporting approach that sought to present company performance in a holistic light by considering medium- to long-term issues, stakeholder opinions, and the relationship between material financial and nonfinancial data. How should Aegon Asset Management include the integration of EGS factors in its investment processes and engagement with portfolio companies? What should the next step be?

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Focus Media Holding Ltd (2014)

Authors: Matos, Pedro; Hrnjic, Emir; Tu, Lianting
Product Type: Cases
Source: Darden Business Publishing
Publication Year: 2014

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In November 2011, Muddy Waters, a US short-seller fund, accused Focus Media of overstating the size of its business. Focus Media's stock price fell sharply at first but then rebounded as the company countered the attacks. In March 2012, however, the US Securities and Exchange Commission launched its own investigation and pressured Focus Media to amend some of its filings...

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Walmart: Segmenting Social Impact

Authors: Porter, Michael E.; Kramer, Mark R.; Sud, Pamela
Product Type: Exercises
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

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This case provides a sample of Walmart's social engagement activities and asks students to categorize each as philanthropy, corporate social responsibility, or creating shared value.

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Wok: A Sustainable Restaurant Chain?

Authors: Lobo, Ivan Dario; Reficco, Ezequiel; Rueda, Adriana
Product Type: Cases
Source: CLADEA-BALAS Case Consortium
Publication Year: 2014

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By 2011, Wok was on its path to becoming the first "green" restaurant chain in Colombia, following its strategic decision to integrally incorporate social and environmental dimensions into its value chain. How far should that transition progress?

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Warby Parker: ‘One-For-One’ Model in Eyewear

Author: Vasudha, M.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Amity Research Centre
Publication Year: 2015

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The founders of Warby Parker created their own vertically integrated brand which sold glasses at $95 while simultaneously creating a ‘for-profit business’ that caused a huge positive impact. The company achieved this through its ‘buy-a-pair, give-a-pair program’. Experts wondered how Warby Parker would be able to sustain its success while retaining the brand’s integrity and the new innovations the company would come up with in the future.

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San Francisco, 2015 #tech #inequality

Authors: Rose, Clayton; Ciechanover, Allison M.; Modi, Kunal
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2015

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This case explores some of the substantial economic inequality problems facing San Francisco, and how much responsibility for creating or exacerbating the problems rests with the government, technology firms, their employees, and the nature of capitalism, among others. It also allows for discussion of what technology firms and the "techies" might do to help alleviate the problem.

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Changing Your Company from the Inside Out: A Guide for Social Intrapreneurs

Authors: Davis, Gerald F.; White, Christopher J.
Product Type: Books / Book Chapters
Source: Harvard Business Review Press
Publication Year: 2015

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You want to bring about positive social change. And while your peers have left a trail of failed start-ups in their wake, you want to initiate change from within an established company, where you can have a more far-reaching, even global impact. Welcome to the club—you’re a social intrapreneur. But even with your enviable skill set, your unwavering social conscience, and your determination to change the world, your path to success is filled with challenges. So how do you get started and maintain your momentum?

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J. Robert Beyster's Spirit Lives On

Author: Zollars, Ron
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: The Beyster Institute
Publication Year: 2015

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In 1986, Dr. Beyster created the Foundation for Enterprise Development (FED) to assist companies and individuals who were interested in furthering the concept of employee ownership, a core principle of Dr. Beyster's entrepreneurial philosophy...

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Section 1042: A Guide to Qualified Replacement Property

Author: Vira, Damien
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: The Beyster Institute
Publication Year: 2015

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The shareholder of a C corporation can defer or eliminate capital gains taxes when he or she sells stock to an employee stock ownership plan…

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HA 505 Special Study: The Business of Art

Author: Cateforis, David
Product Type: Syllabi
Source: The University of Kansas
Publication Year: 2014

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This course spotlights the business of art. The class requires students to demonstrate familiarity with major artists, dealers and auction houses, and their role in the relationship between museums, collectors and galleries. It also introduces students to issues around finance, auctions, price-fixing, looted art, taxes, marketing, fakes, culture and ethics.

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BUS 125/ARTH 125: The Business of Contemporary Art

Authors: Alexander, Raquel Meyer; King, Elliott H.
Product Type: Syllabi
Source: Washington and Lee University
Publication Year: 2014

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This course is an interdisciplinary exploration of the business world of contemporary art. The class combines finance, tax policy, marketing, economics, and art history to provide a ‘nuts-and-bolts’ view of how the contemporary art world operates. This course is appropriate for business students with an interest in contemporary art as well as museum studies and art history majors who wish to gain an understanding of business concepts in the art world.

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PepsiCo’s Amy Chen: Doing Good for the Bottom Line — and the World

Author: Knowledge@Wharton
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Knowledge@Wharton
Publication Year: 2015

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Amy Chen began her career at PepsiCo as a marketer for Stacy’s, but wanted to find more ways to make a difference in the world. Her plan for a social business incubator eventually took off, leading to the creation of the social initiative Food for Good…

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Brown-Torrington and Emmett, Orr & Peterson

Author: Mitchell, Jordan
Product Type: Cases
Source: Dalhousie University
Publication Year: 2004

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After filing for bankruptcy protection in late 2003, the once reputable Brown-Torrington - a US based Fortune 500 pharmaceutical company - was found to have forged key documents, lied about asset holdings and inflated earnings…

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Alibaba Goes Public (A, B)

Authors: Palepu, Krishna G.; Srinivasan, Suraj; Wang, Charles C.Y.; Lane, David
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2015

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In 2014 Alibaba debuted on the New York Stock exchange, creating not only the largest IPO in history but this initial desire to list on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange was denied due to the company's desire to preserve its partner's control over decision rights. Why did Hong Kong deny Alibaba's requests to list dual-class shares or to allow its partners to nominate a majority of the board of directors, and in the process turn away a superstar in Alibaba? Why did American stock markets approve of Alibaba's governance structures, despite the warnings of many governance experts?

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Simplot Plant Sciences: Designing a Better Potato

Authors: Alvarez, Jose B.; Shelman, Mary
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

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Privately held Simplot has developed a new genetically engineered potato that substantially reduces waste and does not turn brown after cutting. The case describes the company's commercialization plans in light of the complex environment surrounding genetically modified foods…

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Social Business at Novartis: Arogya Parivar

Authors: Porter, Michael E.; Kramer, Mark R.; Lane, David
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

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Late in 2013, Novartis CEO Joseph Jimenez was considering whether or how to deepen the company's investment in Arogya Parivar, its profitable program that sold Novartis medicines in rural India…

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Harrell Remodeling ESOP Company Profile

Author: Mathews, Anthony
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: The Beyster Institute
Publication Year: 2015

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Harrell Remodeling, Inc. (HRI) is the result of a young woman's belief in the ideas that good fortune comes from hard work; that anything is possible with enough commitment; that listening to and serving the needs of others is the only correct business model and that thoughtful, methodical planning is a good thing – not a handicap.

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Dependency, Poverty and Employee Ownership

Author: Hoffmire, John
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: The Beyster Institute
Publication Year: 2015

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In today's economy, some employees live paycheck to paycheck and are unable to save for a rainy day, let alone retirement. However, an increasingly utilized business model may yield part of the solution. Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs) are a promising alternative to traditional business models…

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BlackRock: Diversity as a Driver for Success

Authors: Groysberg, Boris; Connolly, Katherine
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2015

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In July 2014, the Global Executive Committee (GEC) for BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, held a two-day offsite to discuss the state of talent within the firm. The message from Fink at the July meeting was clear: The firm needed to do more. This message was also reinforced by the Board who wanted to see an increase in diversity in succession plans and leadership ranks. They needed to decide: What needed to be done next?

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HEINEKEN-Brewing a Better World

Authors: Reinhardt, Forest L.; Alvarez, Jose B.; Junker, Tonia; Beyersdorfer, Daniela
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

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The case zooms in on HEINEKEN's efforts in the sustainable sourcing pillar, with its work on farming standards and supplier code as well as its support for local sourcing programs in the growing African market...

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LaborVoices: Bringing Transparency to the Global Supply Chain

Authors: Roman, Ronald M.; Lawrence, Anne T.; Amin, Chirag
Product Type: Cases
Source: North American Case Research Association (NACRA)
Publication Year: 2015

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Social entrepreneur Kohl Gill founded LaborVoices in 2010 with the goal of using mobile phone technology to bring transparency to the global supply chain. The case describes the experiences and thought processes that led to Gill's business concept. It also provides information on labor conditions and supply chain dynamics in the textile and garment industry in southern India. At the end of the case, Gill is reviewing various business models and considering how to launch his social enterprise successfully.

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How Culture Shapes the Climate Change Debate

Author: Hoffman, Andrew J.
Product Type: Books / Book Chapters
Source: Stanford Briefs
Publication Year: 2015

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Synthesizing evidence from sociology, psychology, and political science, Andrew J. Hoffman lays bare the opposing cultural lenses through which science is interpreted. He then extracts lessons from major cultural shifts in the past to engender a better understanding of the problem and motivate the public to take action...

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Business Ethics: How to Design and Manage Ethical Organizations

Author: Collins, Denis
Product Type: Books / Book Chapters
Source: Wiley
Publication Year: 2011

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The text offers ways to design organizations that reinforce ethical behavior and reduce risks. It's organized based on an "Optimal Ethics Systems Model" which includes ethical job candidates, decision making, training, officers and hotlines, leadership, work goals and performance appraisals, environmental management, and community outreach.

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d.light Design: Marketing Channel Strategies in India

Authors: Coughlan, Anne; Neuwirth, Benjamin
Product Type: Cases
Source: Kellogg School of Management
Publication Year: 2015

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This case looks at a new start-up company, d.light Design, as it was seeking to go to market in India with its solar-powered LED lamps in 2009. One of the key decisions Goldman and Tozun needed to make was whether d.light should focus on just one distribution channel in India, or multiple channels. The case thus combines an entrepreneurial problem with an emerging-market, or bottom-of-the-pyramid, channel design challenge.

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The Vulnerability Economy: Zero-Days, Cybersecurity, and Public Policy (A, B)

Authors: Narayanamurti, Venkatesh; Ellis, Ryan
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Kennedy School
Publication Year: 2015

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Zero-day vulnerabilities are key components of computer viruses, worms, and other forms of malware. Vendors and security firms seek these flaws in order to patch and fix insecure software and hardware. Increasingly, however, nation states and criminals purchase zero-days from independent security researchers in order to develop new destructive cyberweapons and capabilities. Managing the growing trade in zero-day vulnerabilities is a key challenge for policymakers and corporate leaders…

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On Your Bike! Using Marketing Mix to Drive Successful Bicycle Sharing Programs in Europe

Authors: Laidler-Kylander, Nathalie; Strauss, Steven; Winig, Laura
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Kennedy School
Publication Year: 2015

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This case focuses on the bicycle sharing systems in three mid-sized European cities: Mainz, Germany, Lille, France and Antwerp, Belgium. The case describes the market segments within each city and lays out the marketing mix variables-the 4Ps (product, price, place and promotion)-to allow students to compare and contrast the cities' opportunities and challenges. The protagonist in each city is charged with using the marketing mix to help his or her city reach its goals…

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CRESUS: Preventing Problem Debt and Over-Indebtedness through a High Social Impact Hybrid Model with La Banque Postale

Authors: Angot, Jacques; Plé, Loïc
Product Type: Cases
Source: IESEG School of Management
Publication Year: 2015

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The case aims to illustrate to what extent a Hybrid Value Chain (HVC) - a concept created by Ashoka (the world’s largest network of social entrepreneurs) and detailed by Drayton and Budinich in a 2010 Harvard Business Review paper - answers both economic and social issues that neither non-profit nor for-profit organisations alone can solve…

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Need over Want: The Savar Story

Authors: Khan, Zeenath Reza; Rodrigues, Gwendolyn
Product Type: Cases
Source: University of Wollongong in Dubai
Publication Year: 2014

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The staggering loss of life from the collapse of a building complex housing five export-quality garment factories in Bangladesh brings to light the multi-national apparel brands' failure…

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Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World

Authors: Diamandis, Peter H.; Kotler, Steven
Product Type: Books / Book Chapters
Source: Simon & Schuster
Publication Year: 2015

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From the coauthors of the New York Times bestseller Abundance comes their much anticipated follow-up: Bold—a radical, how-to guide for using exponential technologies, moonshot thinking, and crowd-powered tools to create extraordinary wealth while also positively impacting the lives of billions…

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Honeywell and the Great Recession (A, B)

Authors: Sucher, Sandra J.; Winterberg, Susan
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

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CEO Dave Cote spent six years turning around an ailing Honeywell and in 2008 Cote and his team face a new challenge: how to respond to the Great Recession. With a fall-off in demand, Cote and the team must decide how to enact spending cuts in all parts of the business…

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P-Cards

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

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Michael Cannon - a fictional dean at a major US university - learns that two of his employees might have been misusing their corporate credit card for personal purchases. This case provides students and faculty with a context to explore ethical decision-making within a complex organization, and to evaluate how a middle-manager - caught in the middle of his own judgment and that of others - tries to navigate his way through a delicate, risky, high profile situation.

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Corporate Communication, Sustainability, and Social Media: It's Not Easy (Really) Being Green

Authors: Reilly, Anne H.; Hynan, Katherine A.
Product Type: Journal Articles
Source: Business Horizons
Publication Year: 2015

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This empirical research explores how 16 global corporations from four different industry sectors--retail, technology equipment, food/beverage/tobacco, and consumer goods--use social media platforms and corporate social responsibility (CSR) reports to communicate about sustainability. Implications are discussed herein and recommendations are presented for companies seeking to better understand the effective use of social media and sustainability communication…

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Sanofi-UNICEF Pact on Polio Vaccine: Alliance with a Cause

Author: Hussain, Azmal
Product Type: Cases
Source: Amity Research Centre
Publication Year: 2014

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In early 2014, Sanofi Pasteur, the French drug major Sanofi’s vaccines division, joined hands with UNICEF towards a renewed commitment to ensure total eradication of polio. Experts opined that the joint pledge could face a challenge or two in achieving its mission of a world without polio, including the supply constraints compounded by the limited issuance of licenses even by the neediest countries. It remained to be seen how such challenges would be addressed by the two partners. More particularly, strong debates were foreseen on the way the two partners would be addressing the issue surfacing in the form of price constraint as IPV was expected to be considerably costlier than OPV.

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Fresno's Social Impact Bond for Asthma

Authors: Quelch, John A.; Rodriguez, Margaret
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

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In 2014, Social Impact Bonds (SIBs) were quickly gaining popularity as an investment vehicle which joined together private investors and nonprofits to tackle social issues. Fresno, California announced the first healthcare SIB in 2013 to fund home-based programs to reduce asthma attacks…

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Sustainable Agricultural Practices for Empowering Women Farmers: Green Foundation

Authors: Muralidhara, G. V.; Faheem, Hadiya
Product Type: Cases
Source: IBS Center for Management Research
Publication Year: 2014

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More than 80 percent of the women in rural India engage in agriculture for their survival. However, in spite of women forming the backbone of the agricultural rural economy in developing countries, they remain one of the most vulnerable groups of society.

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Warburton, Becker & Chambers: Investment Bankers

Author: Sullivan, John D.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Boston University
Publication Year: 2014

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The Executives of WBC are faced with a difficult dilemma. With a potential leak of an acquisition, the firm must deal with both the internal controls as well as the outside forces that come with a potential violation of insider trading laws…

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