A Sudden Inhospitable Situation: The Everglade Hotel: Set against a backdrop of Covid-19 and its impact on the tourism & hospitality industry, our latest concise case supports business, hospitality, and tourism students at the undergraduate and graduate level to explore the content and development of an emergency closure plan ‘on the fly’ and a follow up contingency plan.  


The case of Malibu Boats Inc: our latest concise case looks at horizontal integration strategy, diversification strategy, acquisitions, frameworks to evaluate diversification, and vertical integration strategy. These topics are viewed in the context of economic uncertainty.


Newly-published concise case considers sexual harassment at McDonald’s: authors Nicole A. Ploeger-Lyons & Jennifer A. Butler’s case looks at business ethics and organisational values, and is accompanied by a range of recommended teaching methodologies.


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IJIC's Mission

The International Journal of Instructional Cases (IJIC) is a double-blind, peer-reviewed, electronic publication with ongoing release of instructional cases and related materials for use in classroom and boardroom settings.

IJIC only publishes concise teaching cases with expanded teaching notes. The cases are short (four pages or fewer) but the teaching notes are extensive, providing rich instructional assistance.


Tourism & hospitality in a time of Covid

Our latest concise case looks at the impact of Covid-19 on a Canadian hotel, leading tourism & hospitality students to consider emergency contingency planning.

Check out the new case!