Through this set of six exercises authored by Aradhna Krishna, students gain a deep understanding of the strong connection between price, demand, variable cost, and capacity. Exercise A is given
In the exercises, students take on the role of Katja, a small business owner intending to increase the profits of her business by maximizing sales while minimizing costs. Students work
Kirk Myers, REI’s manager of corporate social responsibility (CSR), has been tasked with finding a way to optimize the organization’s rental program while minimizing its environmental impacts. After
This three-part case, authored by Aradhna Krishna and Dana Muir, provides the opportunity to engage students in an examination of how cross-cultural considerations can affect managerial, legal, operational
Cases A, B, and C are rolled out in a single class session. Students are given Cases A and B to read before class (including watching the video that accompanies
WDI Publishing Launches New E-Commerce Site, User Interface
WDI Publishing, the Institute’s business case study initiative, has unveiled a new e-commerce website that features a clean, more intuitive design, a smoother transaction and checkout process and more flexibility to update the site with the latest cases, news and events.
Case Explores Walmart’s Partnerships with Smallholders, Artisans
WDI Publishing has released a new business case study that examines Walmart’s successes and challenges in its efforts to incorporate smallholder farmers and female artisans from developing countries into its global supply chain.