Case | HBS Case Collection | December 1996

Case of the Colored Post-It Notes

by Carliss Y. Baldwin, Michael C. Jensen and Karen Wruck


An example of how policies about budgeting and resource decisions are commonly misallocated is presented.

Keywords: Budgets and Budgeting; Policy; Resource Allocation;


Baldwin, Carliss Y., Michael C. Jensen, and Karen Wruck. "Case of the Colored Post-It Notes." Harvard Business School Case 897-069, December 1996.