Google in China (A)

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In January 2010, Google threatened to make a public statement to censor its search results on its website google.cn to stop, as required by the Chinese authorities. Google should leave China? Or try a compromise with the Chinese government?

In January 2010, Google threatened to make a public statement to censor its search results on its website google.cn to stop, as required by the Chinese authorities. Google should leave China? Or try a compromise with the Chinese government?
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John A. Quelch,
Katherine E. Jocz
Source: HBS Premier Case Collection
13 pages.
Publication Date: Jan 21, 2010. Prod #: 510071-PDF-ENG
Google in China (A) HBR case solution