Colin Barry

Paper Review Session (BSSE, Monday, Week 10)


A disruptive business model presents a scalable advantage. Moneyball: fascinating; not a disruptive business model. It was a two-year advantage, and then every other pro team was doing the same thing...

Thinking about disruptive vs. sustaining business models: Construct the industry's value chain, identify the competitive set. Then look at where the new entrant fits in to the value chain, and who they replace.