H.J. Heinz Co.: The Administration of Policy (C)

Represents a condensation of the Audit Committee recommendations for organizational and policy changes to prevent a recurrence of improper income transferal practices used at the HJ Heinz Co. Represents a condensation of the Audit Committee recommendations for...

Marketing Process

Describes and explains the marketing process and its six phases: implementation, programming, and budgeting allocation, analysis and research, marketing planning, strategy formulation, and monitoring and auditing. Describes and explains the marketing process and its...

Wilmington Tap and Die

The general manager of Division A manufacturing taps and dies must decide whether to continue a major investment program. The program was developed to replace aging mechanical equipment with modern, electronically controlled devices. A post-audit after a first group...

Walt Disney Productions June 1984

This case is set in the middle of the attempted takeover of Walt Disney Productions by the raider Saul Steinberg in June 1984. Disney Chief Executive Officer about whether the takeover fight or to pay “greenmail.” A significant influence on the decision is...

Barings Collapse (B): Failures in Control and Information Use

Describes how Nick Leeson, Barings, a trader in Singapore, his unauthorized trading activities, such as Barings blind they financed and how the internal and external controls failed to identify the mounting losses hidden. Identified the poor internal control,...