Teaching Case - WBLT Public Television, 1999

WBLT Public Television, 1999


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  • Product Description

    This disguised case is a vehicle for discussion of the financial situation facing the management of a US public (nonprofit) television station. “WBLT” is a Midwestern station which has matured from simply broadcasting programs produced elsewhere to the production and distribution (with a related income stream) of its own programming.

    Learning Objective:
    The case tells the story of the station’s evolution and provides, in the form of exhibits, detailed information about its financial situation.

  • Other Details

    Publication Date: November 02, 2002
    Teaching Plan: Available with Educator Access
    HKS Case Number: 1675.0
    Case Author: Jay H. Walder and John D. Donahue
    Faculty Lead: Jay H. Walder and John D. Donahue
    Pages (incl. exhibits): 18
    Setting: United States
    Language: English
    _year: 2000-2009
    _pages: 16-25
    _geography: US & Canada
  • Warranty Information

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