Professor Kevin Laverty
laverty (at) u.washington.edu +1 425 352-5338 Office: UWB-2, Room 325; hours by appointment
Course page: http://faculty.washington.edu/laverty/502
Library reserves: https://eres.bothell.washington.edu/eres/coursepage.aspx?cid=978
UW Bothell Policy on Academic Conduct: http://www.uwb.edu/catalog/policies/integrity.xhtml
(updated link for policies and procedures regarding academic integrity, including plagiarism)
Mon Dec 4
Case: BRL Hardy: Globalizing an Australian wine company
Case: The HP-Cisco Alliance (A)
Article: Bower and Christensen, 1995, "Disruptive Technologies: Catching the Wave," Harvard Business Review.
Wed Dec 6
Readings on the Balanced Scorecard
Kaplan & Norton, 1992. "The Balanced Scorecard: Measures That Drive Performance." Harvard Business Review.Readings on Real Options
Kaplan & Norton, 1996. "Using the Balanced Scorecard as a Strategic Management System." Harvard Business Review.
Lev, 2001, "Intangibles: Now More Important than Ever" Balanced Scorecard Report.Dixit & Pindyck, 1995. "The Options Approach to Capital Investment." Harvard Business Review.
Luehrman, 1998. "Investment Opportunities as Real Options: Getting Started on the Numbers." Harvard Business Review.
Coff & Laverty, 2001. "Real Options on Knowledge Assets: Panacea or Pandora's Box?" Business Horizons.
[Mon Dec 11 - No class meeting - accounting exam]
Wed Dec 13 (class meets 5:45 until approximately 8:30 pm)
Brief presentations and discussion of group research projects
DUE: Group research project final written report
DUE: Individual paper (final) - Part [b] case analysis
Strategic Management and Competitive Advantage: Concepts (Paperback) by Jay Barney, William Hesterly
Note: This is NOT Strategic Management and Competitive Advantage: Concepts and Cases ISBN: 0-13-154274-5
Cases from Harvard Business School Publishing (case packet available at UW Bothell Bookstore)
Articles on Electronic Reserves
Supplemental notes TBA