Posts under Category: pricing & valuation

How Much to Bid for Rights to Broadcast 2022 Winter Olympics

Case Type: pricing & valuation.
Consulting Firm: NERA Economic Consulting first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: mass media & communications; sports, leisure & recreation.

Case Interview Question #01371: The 2022 Winter Olympic Games is an international winter multi-sport event that is scheduled to take place from February 4, 2022 to February 20, 2022, in Beijing and towns in the neighboring Hebei… Read the rest

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Next-generation Light Bulbs Can Last 50,000 hours

Case Type: new product, new technology; pricing and valuation.
Consulting Firm: Dalberg Global Development Advisors first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: startups; energy industry.

Case Interview Question #01363: In the light bulb industry, the Average Rated Life (ARL) is how long it takes for half the light bulbs in a test batch to fail. It’s also been called a half-life.… Read the rest

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AGCO Corp. to Acquire Ultimate Fertilizer Inc.

Case Type: mergers and acquisitions (M&A); pricing & valuation.
Consulting Firm: Cognizant Business Consulting (CBC) final round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: agriculture, farming, aquaculture; industrial equipment.

Case Interview Question #01325: Our client AGCO Corporation (Formerly Allis-Gleaner Corporation, NYSE: AGCO) is a large agricultural and farm equipment manufacturer and distributor headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, United States. Their product lines include agricultural… Read the rest

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Marriott Hotel to Develop Effective Pricing Strategy

Case Type: pricing strategy.
Consulting Firm: Simon-Kucher & Partners (SKP) final round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: tourism, hospitality, lodging.

Case Interview Question #01310: Your client Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) is an American diversified hospitality company that manages a broad portfolio of hotels and related lodging facilities. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, the client Marriott International is one… Read the rest

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