International

By emphasizing discussion of real-world examples, the case method is an ideal solution for training public leaders. The cases in our “Government” categories focus in particular on the workings and interactions of government agencies and entities at the local, national, and international level.

  • Teaching Case - Beagle Channel Negotiations (B)
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    Abstract:This three-part case concerns a territorial dispute between Argentina and Chile involving three small islands in the Beagle Channel at the southern tip of South America. Part A provides background on the 19th...
  • Teaching Case - Beagle Channel Negotiations (C)
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    Abstract:This three-part case concerns a territorial dispute between Argentina and Chile involving three small islands in the Beagle Channel at the southern tip of South America. Part A provides background on the 19th...
  • Teaching Case - Fall of the Shah of Iran
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    Abstract:In the first months of 1979, the Shah of Iran-on whom successive American administrations had relied as a pillar of strength in a strategic and turbulent region-fell from power. Less than a year earlier, no analyst,...
  • Classic Case - Lebanon and the Intelligence Community
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    Abstract:The 1982 terrorist bombing of the US Marine barracks in Lebanon, and the deaths of more than 240 Marines, dramatically demonstrated the failure of US policy to keep the peace amidst the Lebanese civil war. But CIA...
  • Classic Case - Taking Toshiba Public
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    Abstract:In 1986, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) learned of an illegal sale of sophisticated milling machine equipment to the Soviet Union by Japanese and Norwegian companies. What became known to the public as the...
  • Classic Case - The Reagan Administration and Lebanon
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    Abstract:When Israel invaded Lebanon in June 1982, the United States became deeply involved: first by sending a special envoy to broker a withdrawal of PLO forces from Beirut (a withdrawal supervised in part by US marines);...
  • Teaching Case - Rural Reform in Centropico (A)
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    Abstract:This case illustrates the opportunities and difficulties posed in envisioning a strategy to enact and implement land reform policy in the complex political environment of a developing country. Professor Donna...
  • Teaching Case - Deciding to Use Force in Grenada
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    Abstract:In late October 1983, United States military forces landed on the Caribbean island-nation of Grenada—the first time U.S. forces had intervened in their own hemisphere in a generation. The United States'...
  • Teaching Case - India Milk (A)
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    Abstract:In October 1964, Indian Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri visited Amul, a village-based dairy cooperative that produced, processed, and distributed high quality dairy products. Impressed with its achievements,...
  • Teaching Case - Internal & External Corruption in the Philippines' Tax System (A)
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    Abstract:In an effort to weed out corruption in the government, President Ferdinand Marcos of the Philippines fired 2,000 government officials suspected of corruption, among them the commissioner of revenue, in the fall of...
  • Teaching Case - Internal & External Corruption in the Philippines' Tax System (B)
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    Abstract:In an effort to weed out corruption in the government, President Ferdinand Marcos of the Philippines fired 2,000 government officials suspected of corruption, among them the commissioner of revenue, in the fall of...
  • Teaching Case - Verdun and Versailles
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    Abstract:World War I and its aftermath left deep scars on Europe, scars not only of human and material devastation, but of biased national perspective as well. This case examines how the lessons of World War I influenced...
  • Classic Case - Americanizing the Vietnam War: Hypothetical
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    Abstract:In 1964--65, the United States made a series of decisions that culminated in the commitment of large ground forces to South Vietnam for sustained offensive action. President Johnson thus effectively took over the...
  • Classic Case - Americanizing the Vietnam War: Vietnam Documents
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    Abstract:In 1964--65, the United States made a series of decisions that culminated in the commitment of large ground forces to South Vietnam for sustained offensive action. President Johnson thus effectively took over the...
  • Classic Case - The Coming of the Cold War
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    Abstract:In February 1947, the Truman administration received a pair of urgent requests: to replace Britain as the supporter of the Greek government, which was beleaguered by Soviet-backed leftist guerillas; and to bolster...
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