Finance Myopia in a Systems Business

Posted: 12 Apr 2010

Date Written: November 2, 2009


This short case describes the tensions that often arise between finance executives attempting to curtail unproductive activities and strategy executives trying to optimize overall firm performance.

Suggested Citation

Harreld, J. Bruce, Finance Myopia in a Systems Business (November 2, 2009). HBS Case No. 810-071, Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Unit, Harvard Business School Strategy Unit, Available at SSRN:

J. Bruce Harreld (Contact Author)

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