The Aspen Institute’s 2013 Business & Society International MBA Case Competition introduced a new case study authored by the Yale School of Management and the National University of Singapore Business School: Golden Agri Resources and Sustainability. Students took on the role of consultants for the company - one of the largest producers of palm oil in the world - who must tackle complex questions related to sustainability certification, regional economic development, and stakeholder engagement with activist environmental organizations.
Congratulations to this year’s winning teams, representing:
New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Baruch – CUNY, Zicklin School of Business
Duquesne University, Donahue Graduate School of Business
University of Denver, Daniels College of Business
Villanova University, Villanova School of Business
Business School Lausanne (Switzerland)
Fairleigh Dickinson University, Silberman College of Business
University of Jyväskylä, School of Business and Economics (Finland)
University of Notre Dame, Mendoza College of Business
Wilfrid Laurier University, School of Business and Economics (Canada)
Special thanks to all of our 2013 participating schools and partnering corporations that made this year’s program a huge success!