2012 EFMD Case Writing Competition winners

EFMD is delighted to announce the winners of the 2012 EFMD Case Writing Competition. 14 winning cases have been chosen from schools including: Copenhagen Business School, EMLYON, Rotterdam School of Management, IMD, INSEAD, CEIBS, Northeastern University, Indiana University Kelley School of Business, Richard Ivey School of Business, IESE & the University of Geneva.

This year was a record with over 200 case entries from 30 countries. The quality was exceptionally high so we thank all of you who took part. The "Best of the Best" category is now being evaluated by The Case Centre and the results of the overall winner of the competition will be announced at the end of April.

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Best of the Best winner

in association with The Case Centre

Planting the Seeds of Change: The Ethiopia Commodity Exchange
Lea Stadtler and Gilbert Probst
University of Geneva
Ref 813-009-1

Category winners

Corporate Social Responsibility

Novo Nordisk: Managing Sustainability at Home and Abroad
Jette Steen Knudsen, Copenhagen Business School
Dana Brown, EMLYON Business School
Ref 9B12M081
This case was published by Ivey Publishing

Entrepreneurship

ENVIU: Starting World Changing Companies
Luca Berchicci and Giovanna Domingues Sanches
Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
Ref 813-003-1

Family Business

Bavaria and the Swinkels Family: Brewing a Sticky Brand
Benoit Leleux and Jan van der Kaaij
IMD
Ref IMD-3-2261

Finance and Banking

Irish Schools: Sovereign Risk in Social Infrastructure PPP
Pierre Hillion, Jean Wee and Louis Paul
INSEAD
Ref 112-046-1

Emerging Chinese Global Competitors

Hard Choices: Best Buy and Five Star in China
Terence Tsai, Zhu Jianhua and Xu Leiping
CEIBS (China Europe International Business School)

Supply Chain Management

Danfoss - Global Manufacturing Footprint
Torben Pedersen and Jacob Pyndt
Copenhagen Business School
Ref 9B11M049
This case was published by Ivey Publishing

Euro-Mediterranean Managerial Practices and Issues

Launch of Durra: Women in Islamic Banking
Alexandra Roth and David T.A. Wesley
Northeastern University
Ref 9B10M035

African Business Cases

Nuru Energy (A): Financing a Social Enterprise
Filipe Santos and Anne-Marie Carrick
INSEAD
Ref 813-006-1
Nuru Energy (B): From Breakdowns to Breakthroughs
Filipe Santos and Anne-Marie Carrick
INSEAD
Ref 813-007-1

Public Sector Innovations

Restoring the British Museum
Jean-Louis Barsoux and Anand Narasimhan
IMD
Ref IMD-3-2230

Responsible Leadership

VOLTIUM, Inc
Eloy del Potro, Juan Carlos Vasquez Dodero, Jose Ramon Pin Arboledas and Guido Stein
IESE Business School
Ref BE-0173-E

Inclusive Business Models

Planting the Seeds of Change: The Ethiopia Commodity Exchange
Lea Stadtler and Gilbert Probst
University of Geneva
Ref 813-009-1

MENA Business Cases

Chabros International Group: A World of Wood
Paul W. Beamish and Bassam Farah
Richard Ivey School of Business
Ref 9B10M100

Latin American Business Cases

Veja: Sneakers With a Conscience
Oana Branzei and Kim Poldner
Richard Ivey School of Business
Ref 9B10M089

Indian Management Issues and Opportunities

Bayer CropScience in India (A): Against Child Labor
Charles Dhanaraj, Indiana University Kelley School of Business
Oana Branzei and Satyajeet Subramanian, Richard Ivey School of Business
Ref 9B10M061

We would like to warmly congratulate all of the winners and once again thank all of our sponsors of their continued support of the Case Writing Competition.
 

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