Teaching Note | HBS Case Collection | December 1997 (Revised May 2017)

Kidder, Peabody & Co.: Creating Elusive Profits

by Robert Simons and Antonio Dávila


Teaching Note for (9-197-038).

Keywords: strategy and execution; Management Control Systems; Internal controls; risk management; risk and uncertainty; Risk assessment; Profit;


Simons, Robert, and Antonio Dávila. "Kidder, Peabody & Co.: Creating Elusive Profits." Harvard Business School Teaching Note 198-036, December 1997. (Revised May 2017.)