Skip to Questions

Ask a Librarian

Useful Tip: If nothing matches, start typing your question above and continue in the yellow email form on the next page.
Q

How do I cite a case study in Harvard Business Review?

Last Updated: Apr 12, 2017  |  8 Views

Was this helpful? 0   0
A

Answer

Harvard Business Review - Case Studies (copied from Walsh University, Brother Edmond Drouin Library at)

MLA Format

This format would apply to any business case including Harvard Business Review, Ivey and MIT Sloane cases:

Author(s). Name of the case. Business Case. City. Publisher. Date. Format (Print or Web) If your format is Web include the date it was accessed.

EXAMPLE:
Yoffe, David B. and Renee Kim. Apple Inc in 2010. Case Study. Boston. Harvard Business Publishing, 2010. Web. 28 October 2010.

 APA Format

Harvard Business School Case Study

Citation elements required and general format:

Author(s). (Year). Title of case study. HBS No. number of case study. City, State abbreviation or Country of publication: Publisher.

EXAMPLES:

One Author:

Smith, S. (2003). Leadership. HBS No. 7-806-122. Boston, MA: Harvard Business School Publishing.

Two Authors:

Eisenmann, T., & Herman, K. (2006). Google, Inc. HBS No. 9-806-105. Boston, MA: Harvard Business School Publishing.

 In-text citation examples – Harvard Business School Case Study

APA in-text citations include the author’s last name, the year of publication, and the page number (for quotes), either as part of the text of your paper or in parentheses.

One Author:

…as the case study concluded (Smith, 2003, p. 6).

OR:

Smith reported (2003, p. 6) that the data was flawed.

Two Authors:

Eisenmann and Herman did agree on the research findings (2006, p. 11).

OR:

… as both researchers agreed (Eisenmann & Herman, 2006, p. 11).

Chicago Manual of Style (PDF selections copied from Grove City College Henry Buhl Library)

CASES (PRINTED)  

Footnote  

Mikołaj Jan Piskorski and David Chen, “Twitter,” HBS No. 710-455 (Boston: Harvard Business School Publishing, 2010), p. 8.  

Bibliography  

PiskorskiMikołaj Jan, and David Chen. “Twitter.” HBS No. 710-455. Boston: Harvard Business School Publishing, 2010.  

CASES (ONLINE)  

On the Web  

Footnote  

Amy C. Edmondson and Laura R. Feldman, “Group Process in the Challenger Launch Decision (A),” HBS No. 603-068 (Boston: Harvard Business School Publishing, 2002), http://hbsp.harvard.edu, accessed October 2012.  

Bibliography  

Edmondson, Amy C., and Laura R. Feldman. “Group Process in the Challenger Launch Decision (A).” HBS No. 603-068. Boston: Harvard Business School Publishing, 2002. http://hbsp. harvard.edu, accessed September 2007.  

Footnote  

Michael J. Enright et al., “Daewoo and the Korean Chaebol,” University of Hong Kong case no. HKU143 (University of Hong Kong, August 2001), via Harvard Business Publishing, http://hbsp.harvard.edu/, accessed March 2007.  

Bibliography  

Enright, Michael J., et al. “Daewoo and the Korean Chaebol.” University of Hong Kong case no. HKU143 (University of Hong Kong, August 2001). Harvard Business Publishing. http://hbsp.harvard.edu/, accessed March 2007.  

Answered by UHD LibrarianBookmark and Share

Other Answers / Comments (0)

    More Ways to Ask a Librarian

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Email Us!
    Live Chat
    (24/7 - Including Holidays)
    Phone
    (713) 221-8187
    Text
    (713) 489-4771
    In Person - 4th Floor North
    Schedule an Appointment

    Browse by Popular Topics

    Alumni Privileges  –  APA  –  Art  –  Blackboard  –  Business  –  Business Cornerstone (company, industry,country research)  –  Career  –  Catalog FAQ  –  Checkout/Checkin  –  Chemistry  –  Citation Format  –  Communication  –  Computer Information Systems  –  Copyright  –  Criminal Justice  –  Databases  –  Distance Education  –  E-Books  –  Education  –  Employment  –  English  –  Environmental Science  –  Faculty FAQ  –  Films on Demand  –  Finance  –  Financial Aid  –  Gender Studies  –  Health Sciences  –  Higher Education  –  History  –  Interlibrary Loan  –  International Business  –  IT Questions  –  Journals  –  Law  –  Library Hours  –  Library Information FAQ  –  MBA  –  MLA  –  Newspapers  –  Political Science  –  Psychology  –  Remote Access  –  Research FAQ  –  Sociology  –  Statistics  –  Sustainability  –  UHD Information  –  Video  –  Writing  
    View All Topics

    Related content from Research Guides