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Business cases

A guide to find freely available case studies.

Free cases

Some business schools and institutions offer a selection of cases for free, here are a few options:

  • MIT LearningEdge Case Studies
    • Instructors can apply for an educator account to access teaching notes
  • Stanford School of Business Case Studies
    • Choose Available to download at no charge to view free cases
  • The Case Centre
    • Registration required for access to free cases
  • CaseNet
    • Open access collection of video cases developed by Acadia University
    • Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT) collects and provides access to open educational resources (OER), this link will take you directly to the cases
    • Teaching notes available via e-mail
  • MaRS
    • Search for case study in the top right search box
    • Short cases, focus on start-ups and entrepreneurship

Cases for purchase

Case studies are also available for purchase from a variety of business schools and institutions, here are a few popular choices:

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