Institute of Finance Case Research
a 501(c)3 Nonprofit Organization

Welcome to the Institute of Finance Case Research, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the production and dissemination of case teaching resources and instructional techniques in finance. The IFCR was founded in 1996. The organization publishes two academic journals: the Journal of Finance Case Research and the Journal of Instructional Techniques in Finance.The IFCR also sponsors case research and instructional techniques sessions at various academic conferences.

IFCR Membership

Membership in the IFCR is not necessary for participation in IFCR activities as of November 16th, 2022. Authors submitting manuscripts for possible publication need not be a member of the Institute, and no other fee is necessary for manuscript submission.

Please provide all requested information from the former Membership Application when submitting manuscripts for consideration for publication

IFCR Sponsors and Donations

Note: The IFCR is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation chartered under the laws of North Carolina.

We are pleased to welcome corporate, institutional, and individual sponsors to the IFCR. Two levels of sponsorship are currently offered, although other proposed support strategies will certainly be considered.

1. Corporate/Institutional Sponsor Membership - $1,500 per year, annually renewable. Members are prominently mentioned in our activities publications during the year(s) of sponsorship. Representatives from the sponsoring organization may submit case manuscripts for conferences and Journal review, and enjoy the privileges extended to all members.

2. Corporate/Institutional Donor – These are organizations supporting the IFCR with cash donations of amounts to be determined by the donor. Donations received by the IFCR may be disclosed in prominent places within our publications, or, at the donor’s option, be mentioned in less prominent ways or suppressed altogether. The nature of these donations is determined by the donor.

3. Individuals – Individuals, estates, and trusts are encouraged to join our mission with individual sponsorships. The funds from these sponsorships are used according to the objectives of the Institute that are of interest to the donor.

We will work closely with potential sponsors and donors to structure the Corporate/Institutional Memberships or Donations to accomplish the goals of both the IFCR and the sponsoring organization. Please direct all inquiries to:

  • Dr. Robert Stretcher, President
  • Institute of Finance Case Research
  • Department of General Business and Finance
  • Sam Houston State University
  • Box 2056
  • Huntsville, TX 77341
  • (936) 294-3308