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Pacific-Western Oil: The Semblian Plant

Author: Inkpen, Andrew C.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Thunderbird School of Global Management
Publication Year: 2000

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The objective in this case is to explore some of the complex ethical issues associated with international business, stakeholder values, and human rights. More specifically, how do firms reconcile doing business in countries with limited respect for human rights?

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TXU Buyout Tied to Environmental Agreement

Author: Marston, Jim
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles; Web Sites
Source: EnvironmentalDefenseBlogs.org/Climate411
Publication Year: 2007

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Who would have thought that, almost a month to the day after the USCAP initiative was announced, coal-enamored TXU would come on board? But today's big news is victory in Texas, thanks to an unusual buyout agreement...

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In BP's Record, a History of Boldness and Costly Blunders

Author: Lyall, Sarah
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: The New York Times
Publication Year: 2010

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This article examines the warning signs associated with BP "taking too many risks and cutting corners in pursuit of growth and profit." All of which have arguably, lead to the devastating oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010.

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Crisis in the Oil and Gas Industry

A skilled labor shortage threatens to stall the boom in investment and exploration

Authors: Parry, Peter; Davidson, Varya; Clark, Andrew
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Strategy + Business
Publication Year: 2006

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In the midst of one of the greatest periods of expansion in its history, the global oil and gas industry is facing a labor crisis, brought on by years of layoffs, that could jeopardize its future...

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BP and Biodiversity: Beyond Petroleum

Authors: Bariso, Alex; Burnett, Catherine; Collins, Geoff; Gupta, Maneesh; Dapper, Kay-Uwe; Garg, Amit
Product Type: Essays and Concept Papers
Source: Kenan-Flagler Business School, UNC-Chapel Hill
Publication Year: 2004

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This paper reviews BP’s sustainability initiatives by focusing on the firm’s biodiversity preservation efforts in Alaska. The paper also analyzes the company’s internal corporate environment and its company-wide push towards sustainability and suggests that while BP is trying to address environmental challenges, many of its efforts appear to be incremental rather than truly forward thinking and progressively strategic.

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CNOOC: Building a World-class Energy Company

Authors: Bower, Joseph L.; Dai, Nancy Hua; Chen, Michael Shih-ta
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2011

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Fu Chengyu, CEO to lead China National Offshore Oil Company, believes that the way CNOOC has been managed, a blend of market orientation, sustainability, and concern for employees and the nation has contributed importantly to the success. His challenge is to select new areas to explore and new sources of energy, and to develop managers with the capability of leading those businesses in the face of world class competitors.

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Global Trends in Energy

Energy and materials companies face a demanding future. They must start preparing for it now.

Authors: Bozon, Ivo J. H.; Campbell, Warren J.; Lindstrand, Mats
Product Type: Journal Articles
Source: The McKinsey Quarterly
Publication Year: 2007

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To understand the nature of the forces affecting global energy and materials markets, executives in these sectors will have to confront difficult strategic, organizational, operational, and technological choices...

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Weighing the Risks in South American Basic Materials

Authors: Gurlit, Wieland; Mencarini, Eduardo; Montealto, Ricardo
Product Type: Journal Articles
Source: The McKinsey Quarterly
Publication Year: 2007

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Multinational companies remain wary of political and macroeconomic risk in Latin America. Yet the region is full of attractive opportunities...

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African Choices

Author: Nnanna, Godwin
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: China Dialogue
Publication Year: 2007

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Many Western companies have irreversibly damaged their reputations in Africa through a tragic disregard for local communities. Chinese corporations can avoid making the same mistakes, says Godwin Nnanna...

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Baker Hughes: Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

Authors: Tayan, Brian; Larcker, David F.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Stanford Graduate School of Business
Publication Year: 2010

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Baker Hughes was accused of violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). This case describes the actions taken by the company in response to those accusations.

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