Case | HBS Case Collection | June 2001 (Revised July 2001)

Amazon.com in the Year 2000

by Krishna G. Palepu and Jeremy Cott

Abstract

An analyst's critique of Amazon's prospectus from the perspective of its bond holders.

Keywords: Bonds; Accounting Audits; Financial Reporting; Governing and Advisory Boards; Internet; Web Sites; Forecasting and Prediction; Retail Industry;

Citation:

Palepu, Krishna G., and Jeremy Cott. "Amazon.com in the Year 2000." Harvard Business School Case 101-045, June 2001. (Revised July 2001.)