Background Note | HBS Case Collection | July 1975

Introduction to the Case Method

by Benson P. Shapiro


Guidelines to aid the student in analyzing a case situation by casting himself or herself in the role of protagonist, developing criteria for alternative decisions, and generalizing to other situations.

Keywords: Cases;


Shapiro, Benson P. "Introduction to the Case Method." Harvard Business School Background Note 576-031, July 1975.