International Case Research Association
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The International Case Research Association is a non-profit voluntary professional association whose mission is to promote emerging market multinational cases on a global scale.
Comments from Case Researchers & Scholars
Dr. Michael Goldman
Associate Professor, University of San Francisco, President, North American Case Research Association
Dr. Liman Zhao
Senior Case Researcher, Case Centre, China Europe International Business School
A well-written teaching case resembles a detective story or investigative journalism that grabs the reader and compels him or her to keep reading, and dig into a situation to discover what is really going on. In this way, cases are art. But cases are also science: they are based on real-life situations, are logically structured, and serve a clear pedagogical purpose. A case writer must know what he or she wants students to take away from a case, and reverse engineer the data into a proper case study. To write a good case is not just to tell a story about an organization, but to explore what lies behind a decision. It is this focused exploration and discovery that makes case writing science.
Managing Editor at the Rotterdam School of Management (RSM) Case Development Centre, Erasmus University
Dr. Yi Wu
Associate Professor, SILC Business School, Shanghai University
Dr. Chaoping Luo
Professor, Southwest University
Dr. Chongfeng Wang
Professor and Case Centre Director, Qingdao University