The Poverty Simulation Committee at the University of Michigan-Dearborn conducts a session to simulate the poverty experience with students, faculty, and staff. See the video, which provides additional details.
London, T. 2012. Base-of-the-Pyramid: Business Strategies – Module Teaching Note. Ann Arbor, MI: WDI Publishing (formerly Globalens) Teaching Module Note GL1-429-223.
London, T. 2016. Teaching at the intersection of business development and poverty alleviation: Bringing the base of the pyramid into the classroom. In Gudic, M., Parkes, C. & Rosenbloom, A. (Eds). Responsible Management Education and the Challenge of Poverty: A Teaching Perspective, Greenleaf Publishing/PRME Book Series. Greenleaf Publishing: Sheffield UK.
Gabadeen, W. O. and Raimi, L. (2012) Management of entrepreneurship education in Nigerian higher institutions: Issues, challenges and way forward. Abuja International Journal of Education and Management Sciences (ABIJEMS), 2(1), 1-26. Diamond Lecture Centre Ltd, Abuja.
Liberty & Justice: A Social Enterprise Impact Story by Forbes Magazine - Inspired by the Women’s Peace Movement that ended Liberia’s ravaging civil war, social entrepreneur Chid Liberty — who was born in Liberia and raised in Germany and the U.S. — returned in 2010 to start the first fair trade apparel manufacturing company in Africa: Liberty & Justice. After a devastating outbreak of Ebola that virtually shut down the country and lost the company millions of dollars in contracts, see how Liberty and his workers pivoted their business model and kept the hundreds of precious jobs that Liberty had worked so hard to create.
Greenplanetfilms offer a teaching video: Being Poor in the World’s Richest Country, 2019, 52 minutes, English subtitles, fee involved. See the video here.
Stenn, T. (2020), The Perfect Seed (sustainable development, entrepreneurship, marketing in Bolivia). See the video here.
Christiansen, M. & London, T. 2008. VisionSpring: A Lens for Growth at the Base of the Pyramid. Ann Arbor, MI: WDI Publishing, Case GL1-428-610D. Also available through Harvard Business Publishing. Also available is a video entitled VisionSpring Video: Interview with Arunesh Singh. Ann Arbor, MI: WDI Publishing, Video GL1-428-840.
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Kerr, W.R., Raman, M. and Hull, O. (2019). Hot Chicken Takeover, Boston: Harvard Business Publishing, Case # 819078-PDF-ENG.
McDonald, H., London, T. & Hart S. 2002. Expanding the Playing Field: Nike’s World Shoe Project (A and B). Ann Arbor, MI: WDI Publishing, Case GL1-428-673D and GL1-428-674D.
McKague, K. (2007). The Wonder Workshop Tanzania: Entrepreneurship Under Adversity. Toronto: Schulich School of Business.
McKague, K. and Branzei, O. (2007). E+Co: The path to scale. London, ON: Ivey Business School Publishing.
Morris, M. H. (short cases from Entrepreneurship and Empowerment in South Africa (EESA) Program –contact firstname.lastname@example.org)
T & I Hair Salon
The Untouchable Mobshop
Monde Modeling Agency
Postigo, S., Tamborini, M, Bearzi, G. and Berger, G. (2006). The Entrepreneurs Network as a Source of Resources, Social Enterprise Knowledge Network, available from Harvard Business Publishing, Case # SKE057-PDF-ENG.
Rao, S. & London, T. 2008. Global Seeds to Village Farmers: Hearing the Voices at the BoP. Ann Arbor, MI: WDI Publishing, Case GL1-428-608D. Also available through Harvard Business Publishing. Also available is a video entitled Global Seeds to Village Farmers Video: Voices of the BoP – CARE (India) & Peace. Ann Arbor, MI: WDI Publishing Video, GL1-428-841.
Sorensen, J., Kennedy, M, and Jorasch, G (2012). EcoPost: Financing a Green Startup in Africa, Stanford Graduate School of Business, available from Harvard Business Publishing, Case # IDEO2-PDF-ENG.
Sundaresan, M.S. (2015). Grameen America: An Approach to Mitigating Poverty in the United States, Columbia Business School, available from Harvard Business Publishing, case # CU77-PDF-ENG.
Vakil, M & London, T. 2006. Hindustan Lever at the Base of the Pyramid: Growth for the 21st Century. Ann Arbor, MI: WDI Publishing, Case GL1-428-604D. Also available is a video entitled Hindustan Lever Video: Interview with Vijay Sharma. Ann Arbor, MI: WDI Publishing, Video GL1-428-765.