Malaysia Emerald case writing competition

A case study competition to promote the development of Malaysian authors.

Entries are now closed for 2020.

The aim of the competition is to encourage and promote the development of high-quality teaching case material relevant to the realities of dynamic and emerging economies and at the same time promote the development of case-writing capabilities from Malaysian authors. 

The award

We are delighted to announce the winners of the Emerald Case Writing Competition Malaysia.

The panel of judges, headed by Dr Michael Goldman from The University of San Francisco, selected, reviewed and evaluated short-listed cases based on the competition criteria.

First place

Makin Dirasa Makin Terasa: The Case of Mamart Food

  • Mohd Alwi, Norhayati, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Zainal Abidin, Nor Hafizah, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Mokhtar, Norsyahida, International Islamic University Malaysia

Second place

Yellow Heart: Reducing Inequalities Through Sustainability at Digi

  • E-Vahdati, Sahar, Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB), Universiti Utara Malaysia
  • Wan Hussin, Wan Nordin B, Universiti Utara Malaysia - Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business

Third place

Development life cycle of a Malaysian food SME

  • Khairatun, Siti Nurhayati, Universiti Putra Malaysia

Fourth place

Omicron′s New Environmental Tool − Buzzword? Not To Irfan!

  • SULONG, FARIZAH, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu
  • Dent, Michael M., Sunway University
  • Mohd Alwi, Norhayati, International Islamic University
  • Sulaiman, Maliah, International Islamic University Malaysia

Fifth place

Quantum Creation: The Passion for Fashion

  • Baskaran, Shathees, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  • Arulanantham, Sharmili, Quantum Creation Online Fashion Boutique
  • Mahadi, Nomahaza, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

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Get in touch

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James Hobbs, our cases publisher

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