2024 DEI Global Case Writing Competition


We plan to conduct two informational webinars regarding the 2024 DEI Global Case Writing Competition, as follows:

  • Tuesday, January 23, 2024: 10:00 a.m. EST. Tips on Writing an Effective Teaching Note” ACCESS RECORDING
  • Wednesday, December 13, 2023; 10:00 a.m. EST. “Current DEI Lanscape & Case Writing Tips” ACCESS RECORDING

Case Writing Documents & Links:

Sample Case Studies:

Case Writing Books:

  • Ellet, William. The Case Study Handbook: How to Read, Discuss, and Write Persuasively About Cases. Harvard Business Press, 2007.
  • Leenders, Michiel R., Louise A. Mauffette-Leenders and James A. Erskine. Writing Cases, 4th ed., Richard Ivey School of Business, 2001.

Information about DEI:


Journal Articles

  • Nafiu, Olubukola O. “So, You Want Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion? Ten Practical Tips for Establishing Sustainable Change.” Anesthesia & Analgesia, 137, no. 1, Oct. 2023, pp. 772-776. DOI: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000006489.
  • Miranda, Vianka Esteves, and Elizabeth Abington Prejean. “Assessment Model for Programmatic Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging Initiatives.” International Journal of Business and Social Science Research, vol. 4, no. 1, 2023.
  • Uysal, Nur. “Resolved: Exploring the Role of Dialogic Engagement in Shareholder Activism for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.” Journal of Public Relations Research, 2023, pp. 1-20.
  • Fitzsimmons, Stacey, et al. “Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion in International Business: A Review and Research Agenda.” Journal of International Business Studies, vol. 54, 2023, pp. 1402-1422.
  • Marques, Joan, et al. “Drawing on Eastern Spiritual Traditions of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion as Guideposts in an Increasingly Unpredictable World.” Journal of Business Ethics, 2023.
  • Bruni, Sylvain, et al. “Developing a Human-Centered Corporate Metric for Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, & Antiracism in a Small Business: A Case Study and Lessons Learned.” Special Issue: Proceedings of the 67th Human Factors and Ergonomics Society International Annual Meeting, 2023.
  • Chigudu, Daniel. “Strength in diversity: An opportunity for Africa’s development.” Cogent Social Sciences, vol. 4, no. 1, 2018, 1558715.
  • Ainscow, Mel. “Diversity and Equity: A Global Education Challenge.” New Zealand Journal of Educational Studies, vol. 51, no. 2, 2016, pp. 143-55.




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Sponsor logos for the DEI Case Competition: Michigan Ross, William Davidson Institute and WDI Publishing