The Crisis at Encyclopædia Britannica

Kellogg School of Management Cases

ISSN: 2474-6568

Publication date: 20 January 2017


To illustrate important themes on a leading firm's response to technical opportunities and threats; teach students about technological waves, technological disruption, and different concepts of obsolescence; and examine strategic concepts such as attacker's advantages and skunk works.



Greenstein, S. and Devereux, M. (2017), "The Crisis at Encyclopædia Britannica", Kellogg School of Management Cases.

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