Case | HBS Case Collection | October 2010 (Revised March 2013)

Baxter's Asia Pacific 'Talent Edge' Initiative

by Jordan Siegel, Mimi Xi and Christopher Poliquin


This case examines whether multinationals have a potential competitive weapon in aggressively exploiting social schisms in host labor markets and in hiring and promoting senior managers from excluded groups.

Keywords: Labor; Selection and Staffing; Groups and Teams;


Siegel, Jordan, Mimi Xi, and Christopher Poliquin. "Baxter's Asia Pacific 'Talent Edge' Initiative." Harvard Business School Case 711-408, October 2010. (Revised March 2013.)