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Reading material

Class 1, Jan 27, 2020
Buy the book - “Strategic Management 3rd edition Concepts and Cases”
Download - “Supplemental Readings in Strategy”
Download - Business Policy Game manual
Class 2, Feb 03, 2020
Financial Measures handout
Supplemental Readings, Chapter 2, "Value Creation and Appropriation"
Frank Rothaermel, Chapter 5, pages 117-122 "Economc Value Creation"
Bertrand and Cournot - Two models of oligopolostic competition. THIS READING IS OPTIONAL
Class 3, Feb 10, 2020
Supplemental Readings, Chapter 7, "Generic Strategies"
Rothaermel, Chapter 1 "What Is Strategy, and Why Is It Important?
Class 4, Feb 17, 2020
Chapter 1, “Competitive Strategy”, Porter, M. E. (1980), Free Press
Supplemental Readings in Strategy: Chapter 4 "Porter's 5 forces"
Supplemental Readings in Strategy: Chapter 5 "More on Bargaining Power of Buyers"
Exide case (up to "Manufacturing, Employees, and Facilities")
Class 5, Feb 24, 2020
Supplemental Readings in Strategy, Chapter 6, "The Resource Based View"
The Air Express Industry
Airborne Express in 2002
Class 6, Mar 02, 2020
Supplemental Readings in Strategy, Chapter 6, "The Resource Based View"
Nucor in 2001
TeleDanmark in 1995
Class 7, Mar 09, 2020
Class 8, Mar 16, 2020
Frank Rothaermel, Chapter 5, page 129 "Popular Business Models"
Frank Rothaermel, Case: "Barnes & Noble vs Amazon"
Dixons - Dealing with on-line retailing
Class 9, Mar 23, 2020
Frank Rothaermel, Chapter 8.4 "Corporate Diversification: Expanding Beyond a Single Market"
First Grayhound, Then Grayhound Dial, Then Dial...
Case "Sony vs. Apple: Whatever Happened to Sony?"
Class 10, Mar 30, 2020
Class 11, Apr 06, 2020
Frank Rothaermel, Chapter 9 "Corporate Strategy: Mergers and Acquisitions, Strategic Alliances"
The Hanson Trust
Honda and Triumph (pt 1)
Frank Rothaermel, Chapter 8.2 "8.2 The Boundaries of the Firm"
Frank Rothaermel, Chapter 8.2 "8.3 Vertical Integration along the Industry Value Chain"
Supplemental Readings, Chapter 8, "Transaction Cost Economics"
Frank Rothaermel, Chapter 8.2 "8.2 The Boundaries of the Firm"
Frank Rothaermel, Chapter 8.2 "8.3 Vertical Integration along the Industry Value Chain"
Supplemental Readings, Chapter 8, "Transaction Cost Economics"
Swiss watchmakers - Time is money
Class 12, Apr 13, 2020
The Home Video Game Industry: From Pong to X-box
Class 13, Apr 20, 2020
Case "Google Inc.: Figuring Out What to do with China"
Class 14, Apr 27, 2020
Other Peoples Money Speeches
Class 15, May 04, 2020
Class 16, May 11, 2020