Case Study #3: Feed R&D
Case Study #3: Feed R&D – or Farm it out? Each student is to submit an extended analysis of this case by Nitin Nohria et al. HBR JulAug 2005. Case Study # 3Preview the documentView in a new window The format of this paper should be similar to the first two (i.e., Title page, Introduction, Section Headers, Conclusion and Reference Page). The paper, 12-15 pages, due in week 9, should: Review the strategic issues presented in the case. Discuss the key issues management needs to consider in deciding whether to support an in-house R&D function or outsource all Research & Development. Discuss the implications of outsourcing R&D for middle managers.