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Free Business Cases
There are a number of free business cases available online that are typically used for educational and marketing purposes.
Acadia Institute of Case Studies - Acadia University, Canada
Provides cases and various other educational resource materials that focus on Canadian entrepreneurship and small business operations that reflect "real world" situations.
Arthur Andersen Case Studies in Business Ethics -Carnegie Mellon Tepper School of Business, United States
A collection of 85 mini & 9 major cases (with teaching notes) dealing with business ethics in the areas of accounting, finance, management and marketing.
BCIC Business Case Library - [archived link] BC Innovation Council, Canada
A collection of case studies highlighting examples of companies contributing to British Columbia's knowledge economy.
Case Studies Directory - LANSA
Includes examples of company-specific cases that illustrate how LANSA software development tools have been (or could be) used. Case studies can be sorted by company, by industry, by application description, by category or by location. Worldwide coverage.
IBIMA Business Review
A peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes case studies in all business fields.
Journal of Business Case Studies
Includes case studies designed for use in business and economics courses and articles related to the use of case studies in the classroom.
MIT Sloan School of Management Case Studies, United States
Includes both free and fee based cases. Search or browse for cases in the following categories: Entrepreneurship, Leadership/Ethics, Operations Management, Strategy, Sustainability, and System Dynamics.
New York Times Case Studies[archived link], 2009-2014
The case studies address challenges confronted by small business owners. Options and decisions are included. U.S. coverage.