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GE Healthcare in India: An Ultra(Sound) Strategy?

Authors: Mead, Jenny; Jain, Mayank; Harris, Jared D.
Product Type: Cases
Source: University of Virginia Darden School Foundation
Publication Year: 2008

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This case outlines the dilemma of when the GE Healthcare’s ultrasound machines were implicated in many cases of prenatal sex determination in India. Many women were relying on ultrasound machines to determine the gender of their fetus and, if it were a girl, having abortions.

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International Rivers Network and the Bujagali Dam Project (A, B)

Authors: Esty, Benjamin C.; Sesia, Aldo
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2004

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In the summer of 2002, the International Rivers Network was engaged in what appeared to be the last hours of a three year campaign to stop a $582 million dam and hydropower project at Bujagali Falls in Uganda.

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Web-Conference: Low-Wage Workers in the Coming Economy

Authors: Blake-Beard, Stacy; Ernst Kossek, Ellen; Popovich, Mark; Scully, Maureen
Product Type: Multimedia
Source: The Aspen Institute Center for Business Education
Publication Year: 2009

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On November 20th, 2009, Aspen CBE hosted a web-conference on "Low-Wage Workers in the Coming Economy."

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Ujjivan: A Microfinance Institution at a Crossroads (A, B)

Authors: Narayanan, V.G.; Freed, Pamela
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2008

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Samit Ghosh, the CEO and founder of Ujjivan, wants to grow his business rapidly and become financially sustainable, but he's struggling with staff fraud, high costs, and how to stay true to Ujjivan's mission of poverty alleviation, while simultaneously reaching out to higher-income customers.

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Responsible Lobbying?

Author: Baron, David P.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2008

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In 2006 Merck received FDA approval for Gardasil, the first vaccine for human papilloma virus (HPV) which had been identified as the cause of cervical cancer. Prior to FDA approval, Merck began to develop a market for Gardasil and launched an intensive campaign to get states to make HPV vaccination of girls entering middle school mandatory.

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Dharavi: Developing Asia's Largest Slum (A, B)

Authors: Iyer, Lakshmi; Macomber, John D.; Arora, Namrata
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2009

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Maharashtra state is accepting bids to redevelop Dharavi, the largest slum in Asia. A real estate developer assesses the risks and tenders a bid.

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VidaGas: VillageReach - The Mozambican Foundation for Community Development Joint Venture

Authors: Watson, Noel; Kraiselburd, Santiago
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2009

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This case describes the evolution of a liquid petroleum gas (LPG) distributor start-up, incubated by two not-for-profit NGOs to help improve the vaccine cold chain in Northern Mozambique.

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The Millennium Challenge Corporation and Ghana

Authors: Ebrahim, Alnoor; Rangan, V. Kasturi
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2010

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As the U.S. government agency, Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), and Ghana finalize a $547 million grant for agriculture and transportation infrastructure, they come up against an accountability and measurement problem: how to address an urgent request from Ghana to fund community services--such as schools and drinking water--for which the results will be more difficult to measure.

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Celtel Nigeria: Towards Serving The Rural Poor (A, B)

Authors: Kupp, M.; Anderson, J.
Product Type: Cases
Source: ESMT European School of Management and Technology
Publication Year: 2009

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The cases explore Celtel Nigeria's innovative approach to serving the rural poor. The company has experienced considerable success in serving Nigeria's cities and larger towns, but has only recently shifted its attention to serving poorer consumers in rural areas - a massive but as of yet untapped market.

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Rural Credit Cooperatives in India

Authors: Li, Wei; Parmar, Bidhan
Product Type: Cases
Source: Darden School of Business
Publication Year: 2008

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Recently, the Indian Congress asked a distinguished committee of experts to analyze and make policy recommendations about India's Co-operative Financial Institutions.

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