Entrepreneurial Orientation: An Applied Perspective

In this article, we summarize the main ideas behind an entrepreneurial orientation (EO), the use of the strategic practices of the companies to recognize and start a new company moves. We begin with the description of the five dimensions of EO. Companies display...

Executive Pay and the Credit Crisis of 2008 (B)

As the recession lingered on into 2009, the U.S. government sought to limit executive pay and excessive risk. The debate raged, what constitutes excessive risks and how best to mitigate it. This case describes the government restrictions on executive pay for TARP...

Dharavi: Developing Asias Largest Slum (A)

Maharashtra state accept bids Dharavi, the largest slum in Asia to redevelop. A real estate developer assesses the risks and tenders an offer. The bid conditions include the provision of new private housing market to tens of thousands of slum dwellers. The cost for...

Pacific Century CyberWorks: The Road to Privatisation

In November 2008, Pacific Century Cyber ​​Works was (“PCCW”), a telecommunications company in Hong Kong, the subject of a privatization proposal. The proposed repurchase of minority interests was offered by substantial shareholders PCCW. Despite...