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BP and the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

Author: Roberto, Michael A.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Richard Ivey School of Business
Publication Year: 2011

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On the night of April 20, 2010, a series of explosions rocked the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico. The case describes how Tony Hayward and his predecessor, John Browne, led the firm and shaped the culture during the past two decades. In addition, the case explains how the regulatory environment and political forces shaped decision-making in the oil industry. The case concludes by examining the aftermath of the accident, particularly the public relations miscues that BP experienced as it tried to manage the crisis.

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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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Debating the Expropriation of Mexican Oil

Authors: Jones, Geoffrey G.; Wadhwani, R. Daniel
Product Type: Cases
Source: HBSP
Publication Year: 2004

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This case provides students an historical example of expropriation as one of the risks of foreign direct involvement.

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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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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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In Too Deep: BP and the Drilling Race That Took it Down

Authors: Reed, Stanley; Fitzgerald, Alison
Product Type: Books / Book Chapters
Source: Bloomberg Press
Publication Year: 2011

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In 2005, fifteen workers were killed when BP's Texas City Refinery exploded. In 2006, corroded pipes owned by BP led to an oil spill in Alaska. In 2010, eleven men drilling for BP were killed in the blowout of the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico. What's next? The authors answer not only that question, but also examine why these disasters happen to BP so much more than other large oil companies.

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Stakeholders and Corporate Environmental Decision Making: The BP Whiting Refinery Controversy

Author: Stinchfield, Bryan
Product Type: Cases
Source: The CASE Journal
Publication Year: 2010

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In 2007, BP (British Petroleum) sought and received regulatory approval to expand operations at its Whiting Refinery in northwest Indiana. Had the project gone forward as planned, the refinery would have discharged significantly higher levels of pollutants into Lake Michigan, but would have also contributed to economic development in the region.

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Total’s Carbon Capture and Storage Project at LACQ (A, B)

Risk Opportunity in Public Engagement; Gaining Public Acceptance of New Technology

Authors: McDaniels, Devin; Bowen, Frances
Product Type: Cases
Source: Richard Ivey School of Business
Publication Year: 2011

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This case series outlines the strategic choices facing Jean-Michel Gires, Total E&P France’s (TEPF) VP sustainable development, in designing and implementing a community engagement strategy.

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Postcolonial Theory and Organizational Analysis

A Critical Engagement

Author: Prasad, Anshuman
Product Type: Books / Book Chapters
Source: Palgrave Macmillan; 1st edition
Publication Year: 2003

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This book takes up a question that has rarely been raised in the field of management: “Could modern Western colonialism have important implications for the practices and theories that inform management and organizations?”...

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Africa starts to gear up for biofuels

Author: Tillinac, Francois
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Agence France-Presse
Publication Year: 2007

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Struggling under the ever-rising cost of fossil fuels while also fighting crippling levels of poverty and disease, Africa hopes biofuels will boost its economic fortunes -- as well as help cut greenhouse gas emissions, which scientists say contribute to global warming.

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