cases

For next billion cases go to: http://www.nextbillion.net/resources/casestudies.

For video and case studies related to Prahalad’s BOP work (old?), check out http://www.bus.umich.edu/FacultyResearch/ResearchCenters/ProgramsPartnerships/IT-Champions/default.htm#XMAP. More resources, some of which may be more recent, including cases, from Michigan’s Davidson Institute: http://www.wdi.umich.edu/ResearchInitiatives/BasePyramid/Resources/ and there are slides and videos from their fall 07 conference here: http://www.wdi.umich.edu/NewsEvents/Conferences/BOP2007SlidesVideos

http://www.socialedge.org/discussions/business-models community of social entrepreneurs from the Skoll Foundation—this page includes some case studies and links to discussions.

To learn more about people using technology to address global challenges, check out http://www.innovationsjournal.net and for cases by topic see http://www.innovationsjournal.net/index.php?p=category

http://www.caseplace.org/  CasePlace.org is a free, practical on-line resource for up-to-date case studies, syllabi, and innovative teaching materials on business and sustainability – from corporate governance to sustainable development.

cases also to be found on the HBS publishing site

http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/csi/teaching/cases.html Stanford Graduate School of Business’ Center for Social Innovation has created teaching cases—abstracts with hyperlinks are in the GSB Case Database.

a good case clearinghouse is Ivey http://cases.ivey.uwo.ca/Cases/Pages/home.aspx?Mode=Search&SearchMode=Interest&Search=Developing+Countries&Parent=International, though you may also find cases elsewhere and then buy them there (e.g. Thunderbird has a good international selection http://www.thunderbird.edu/about_thunderbird/case_series/index.htm

From Cornell’s BOP learning lab: cases http://www.bopnetwork.org/node/26

From Global Social Venture competition — cases: http://socialvc.net/index.cfm?fuseaction=Page.viewPage&pageId=211&parentID=58&nodeID=1

And from Duke’s Fuqua School http://www.fuqua.duke.edu/centers/case/knowledge/casestudies/index.html

Schwab Foundation case studies of social entrepreneurs: http://www.schwabfound.org/cases.htm?p=103

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other potentially useful resources

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