Shumway, Horch, and Sager (B)

4 Pages Posted: 21 Oct 2008

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Samuel E. Bodily

University of Virginia - Darden School of Business

Larry Weatherford

University of Wyoming - College of Business

Abstract

In the B case, the consultant looks at historical data for five consumer magazines (Health, Better Homes and Gardens, Working Woman, Country Living, and True Story). For each one, she tries to determine the best method of forecasting circulation that also makes sense in light of external factors. See also the A case (UVA-QA-0396).

Keywords: forecasting, diverse protagonist, female, sales forecasting, diversity case, strategic planning, diversity

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Bodily, Samuel E. and Weatherford, Larry, Shumway, Horch, and Sager (B). , Vol. , pp. 1-4, . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=911862

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Larry Weatherford

University of Wyoming - College of Business

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