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AABS/Emerald Case Competition

Coming soon: 2020/2021 Emerald/AABS case writing competition



The aim of the competition is to encourage and promote the development of high-quality teaching case material relevant for the realities of dynamic and emerging economies and at the same time promote the development of case-writing capabilities in Africa.

With the rise of experiential learning, case studies remain a fundamental teaching tool in every subject area within the business school discipline. Those cases with a local focus are critical to developing business school curriculum in the emerging economies; Emerald and the AABS are devoted to developing high-quality cases focused on the African region.

More information on the launch of next year's competition will be added here soon. Please see the contact details below if you’ve got any queries.

2019/2020 winners

We are pleased to announce that the winners of the 2019/2020 AABS Emerald Case competition have been announced. They are:

  1. Triggerfish Animation Studios: The business of digital entertainment, by Craig Lowman, Mikael Samuelsson, and Geoff Bick from The University of Cape Town, Graduate School of Business.
  2. Chijioke Dozie: Dealing with Nigeria’s highly-skilled talent constraints, by Mpho D. Magau and Jaco Maritz, from Johannesburg Business School.
  3. DEV Mozambique: Food Security through Innovative Social Enterprise Development, by Boris Urban, Amanda Bowen, and Stephanie Townsend, from WITS.

Many congratulations to the authors of these winning cases.


For any additional information please contact:

Gabi Rundle
Emerald Cases Publisher

[email protected]
+44 (0)1274 785 2102

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