What is ecch?
ecch is the largest single source of management case studies in the world. Run by academics for academics.
What does ecch do?
ecch publishes and distributes case studies by authors at leading business schools
(eg Harvard Business School, INSEAD, IMD) and independents. It also encourages and supports the development of case writing and teaching by running workshops at institutions worldwide. The annual ecch Case Awards
honour the most widely used cases.
Type of organisation
History & governance
Set up in 1973 as a joint initiative of 22 UK higher education institutions. Now international. Overseen by an honorary executive committee
A team of 21 staff
, in the UK and US, carry out various roles to support case teachers and writers worldwide.
Based at Cranfield University, UK and Babson College, Massachusetts, USA:
UK Registered Office:
Cranfield University, Wharley End
Beds MK43 0JR, UK
+44 (0)1234 750903
+44 (0)1234 751125
US Registered Office:
Babson College, Babson Park
Wellesley MA 02457, USA
+1 781 239 5884
+1 781 239 5885
In addition to its core activity publishing cases
, ecch also distributes a selection of books
on the case method.