oikos Case Writing Competition 2012

The 2012 winning cases were selected in a double-blind review process by the oikos judging committee comprised of distinguished scholars from all around the world.

Corporate Sustainability Track

First prize

Mind the Gap: Royal Dutch Shell’s Sustainability Agenda in Nigeria
Esther Hennchen and Josep Maria Lozano
ESADE Business School, Spain

Second prize

Building and Scaling a Cross-Sector Partnership: Oxfam and Swiss Re Empower Farmers in Ethiopia
Jonathan P Doh, Ted London and Vasilia (Lea) Kilibarda
WDI Publishing, William Davidson Institute (EDI), University of Michigan, USA
Ref W91C85

Third prize

Of Orangutans and Chainsaws: Cargill, Inc. Confronts The Rainforest Action Network’s Palm Oil Advocacy
Ram Subramanian, Montclair State University, USA

Runner up

Walmart: Love, Earth
N. Craig Smith and Robert J. Crawford, INSEAD, France

Runner up

Sustainable Development at PepsiCo
Debapratim Purkayastha and Adapa Srinivasa Rao, IBS Hyderabad, India

Social Entrepreneurship Track

First prize

TerraCycle: Outsmarting waste
Jan Lepoutre, Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School, Belgium
Stuart Read and Philippe Margery, IMD, Switzerland 

Second prize

World Toilet Organization: Leveraging Resources for Social Impact
Imran Chowdhury and Thierry Sibieude, ESSEC Business School, France

Third prize

Crediamigo: Partnering with VivaCred?
Emmanuel Raufflet, HEC Montréal, Canada
Frédéric Lavoie, CECI, Canada 

Runner up

Bio-Vert: Green to What Limit?
Catherine Bedard, Genevieve Grainger and Raymond Paquin, Concordia University, Canada

Runner up

Nuru Energy
Filipe Santos and Anne-Marie Carrick-Cagna, INSEAD, France

For further information on this competition please visit the oikos foundation website.
 

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