oikos Case Writing Competition 2015

By continuing to use our site you consent to the use of cookies as described in our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.
You can change your cookie settings at any time but parts of our site will not function correctly without them.

Corporate Sustainability Track

First prize

Hopworks Urban Brewery: A Case of Sustainable Beer
Madeleine Pullman, Jacen Greene, Devin Liebmann, Nga Ho and Xan Pedisich
Portland State University

Second prize

Apple and Conflict Minerals: Ethical Sourcing for Sustainability
Debapratim Purkayastha and Adapa Srinivasa Rao
IBS Hyderabad, IFHE University
Reference no. 615-066-1

Third prize

The German ‘Energiewende’: RWE’s Strategic Choice
Timo Busch and Marcel Richert
University of Hamburg

Runners-up

Planned Succession at Berrett-Koehler Publishers: Institutionalizing the “BK Way” and Protecting BK Values for Future Success
Murray Silverman and Sally Baack
San Francisco State University

From Sweatshops to Sustainability: Wal-Mart’s Journey in Bangladesh
Surojit Mahato and Indu Perepu
IBS Hyderabad, IFHE University
Reference no. 715-062-1

Social Entrepreneurship Track

First prize

Fairphone: Organising for Sustained Social Impact
Onajomo Akemu, Gail Whiteman and Tao Yue
Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
Reference no. 815-066-1

Second prize

Sistema Ser: Scaling Private Health Care for the Base of the Pyramid
Silke Bucher, HEC Montréal
Urs Jäger and Andrea M. Prado, INCAE Business School

Third prize

Arunachalam Muruganantham: A Social Entrepreneur Innovating in a Woman’s World
Doris Rajakumari John
Amity Research Centre
Reference no. 715-039-1

Runners-up

Building a Sustainable Enterprise with the Power of Local Communities - The Journey of Neev Herbal Handmade Soaps
Saurav Kumar Das and Sanjana Grover
Xavier School of Management

Roba Amiga: Social Entrepreneurship in Textile Waste Management
Daniel Arenas, Pablo Sánchez and Solange Hai
ESADE Business School

Sustainable Finance Track

Winner

Dr Jim Yong Kim’s Dilemma: International Finance Corporation and the Tata Mundra Power Plant
Debapratim Purkayastha and Manish Agarwal
IBS Hyderabad, IFHE University
Reference no. 115-081-1

Do you have star quality?

Take part in our annual awards and competitions and compete against the best case teachers and writers in the world.

Picture representing 'Do you have star quality?'
Picture representing 'Do you have star quality?'
Do you have star quality?

Take part in our annual awards and competitions and compete against the best case teachers and writers in the world.

Discover more