Florida Power & Lights Quality Improvement Program

Describes a major energy suppliers very successful efforts to establish a comprehensive quality improvement program throughout the organization to raise. Designed to be described in a comparative analysis of the quality improvement effort at Paul Revere Insurance Co....

Waste Management Inc.

In the spring of 1985, the CEO of Waste Management, Inc. discusses several equity-linked debt alternatives to finance the retirement of debt. The teaching objective is to expose students to various forms of equity-linked debt financing alternatives. In the spring of...

Simmons Japan Ltd.

Affected the first leveraged buyout is occurring in Japan. Analytical tasks include an evaluation of the company and an assessment of debt capacity. Also offers opportunities, agency costs with alternative capital and capital structures to discuss differences between...

Alfin Fragrances Inc.

Primarily an exercise in quantitative techniques, financial projections and simple equity valuation, this case also raises questions related to decisions and judgments in the prognosis and treatment of ethical concerns. In February 1986, Alfin, an importer and...

American Dream

Examines the process of buying a family home through the eyes of a young couple. The couple tries to determine what type of home to buy and how to finance it. Examines the process of buying a family home through the eyes of a young couple. The couple tries to...

Peanut Butter Fantasies

Addresses the interrelated challenges of marketing and finance from a small, struggling packaged food company faced. Addresses the interrelated challenges of marketing and finance from a small, struggling packaged food company faced. «Hide from Amar V. Bhide, Myra M....