Case Studies

CDS Case Studies

The Center for Digital Strategies provides access to teaching cases with content and situations related to digital issues.  Written by Tuck School Professors and affiliated faculty and executives, these cases provide learning and discussion opportunities in the CDS’s five areas of expertise.  The cases can be ordered and accessed directly from this site.

Papirius: Office Depot Is Coming

M. Eric Johnson, Daniel R. Justicz T'00, Jay A. Altizer T'00
Length: 18 pages
Publication date: 2004
Case#: 6-0016

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Topics: Culture
Industry: Office Supplies

Can Heroes Be Efficient? Information Technology at the International Federation of the Red Cross

Laura R. Kopczak, M. Eric Johnson
Length: 19 pages
Publication date: 2004
Case#: 6-0021

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Topics: Culture, Social
Industry: Humanitarian Relief

Hasbro Interactive Business School Case Study
Hasbro Interactive

Chris Trimble
Length: 16 pages
Publication date: 2004
Case#: 2-0021

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Topics: Culture, Customer
Industry: Toys/Video Games

Peri Business School Case Study
PERI

Hans Brechbühl, (with Yiorgos Bakamitsos)
Length: 10 pages (plus appendices)
Publication date: 2003
Case#: 6-0019

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Topics: Operations, Organizational Structure
Industry: Construction

McGraw Hill Case Study | Business School
McGraw Hill: GradeSummit

Yiorgos BakamitsosEvelyn Hsia T'02, Hans Brechbühl
Length: 30 pages
Publication date: 2003
Case#: 6-0018

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Topics: Customer, Operations, Organizational Structure
Industry: Publishing

savi Business School Case Study
Quad Wants to be a “Savi” Player in Agribusiness

M. Eric Johnson
Length: 25 pages
Publication date: 2002
Case#: 6-0015

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Topics: Operations, Organizational Structure
Industry: Agribusiness

Video On Demand (VOD): A Killer App or “Too Little, Too Late”?

Ed Ludwigson T'02, under the supervision of Visiting Professor Melissa M. Appleyard
Length: 7 pages
Publication date: 2002
Case#: 6-0013

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Topics: Culture
Industry: Entertainment

Garden.com – At the End of the Runway

M. Eric Johnson
Length: 25 pages
Publication date: 2002
Case#: 6-0017

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Topics: Operations, Organizational Structure, Supply Chain
Industry: Garden Supply

Yantra and ChemPoint: Extraprise Management in the Specialty Chemical Industry

Jesse Johnson T'02, under the supervision of Professor M. Eric Johnson
Length: 17 pages
Publication date: 2002
Case#: 6-0003

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Topics: Culture
Industry: Chemicals

xbox | business school case study
Microsoft’s Xbox Gamble

John Greco T'02, under the supervision of Visiting Professor Melissa M. Appleyard
Length: 24 pages
Publication date: 2002
Case#: 6-0011

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Topics: Operations, Organizational Structure, Social
Industry: Toys/Video Games

AT&T Comcast Corporation: Making Good on the Broadband Promise?

Kate Thunnissen T'02, under the supervision of Visiting Professor Melissa M. Appleyard
Length: 18 pages
Publication date: 2002
Case#: 6-0012

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Topics: Communications, Culture, Operations, Organizational Structure
Industry: Communications

Agile Software – I Want My WebTV!

M. Eric Johnson, Hau Lee
Length: 16 pages
Publication date: 2002
Case#: 1-0074

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Topics: Culture, Social
Industry: Computer

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