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DDBA 8510 Seminar in Global Supply Chain Management: Welcome & Course Readings

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DDBA 8510 Course Readings

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Avittathur, B., & Jayaram, J. (2016). Supply chain management in emerging economies. Decision, 43(2), 117–124. doi:10.1007/s40622-016-0130-8

Chen, D. Q., Preston, D. S., & Swink, M. (2015). How the use of big data analytics affects value creation in supply chain management. Journal of Management Information Systems, 32(4), 4–39. doi:10.1080/07421222.2015.1138364

Cruz, J. M. (2013). Mitigating global supply chain risks through corporate social responsibility. International Journal of Production Research, 51(13), 3995–4010. doi:10.1080/00207543.2012.762134

Flynn, B. B., Koufteros, X., & Lu, G. (2016). On theory in supply chain uncertainty and its implications for supply chain integration. Journal of Supply Chain Management, 52(3), 3–27. doi:10.1111/jscm.12106

Goldsby, T., Autry, C., & Bell, J. (2015). Thinking big! Incorporating macrotrends into supply chain planning and execution. Foresight: The International Journal of Applied Forecasting, 37, 13–16. Retrieved from

Hawley, D. (2016). Implementing business analytics within the supply chain: Success and fault factors. Electronic Journal of Information Systems Evaluation, 19(2), 112–120. Retrieved from

Ibrahim, H. W., Zailani, S., & Tan, K. C. (2015). A content analysis of global supply chain research. Benchmarking: An International Journal, 22(7), 1429–1462. doi:10.1108/BIJ-04-2013-0038

Jean, R.-J., Wang, Z., Zhao, X., & Sinkovics, R. R. (2016). Drivers and customer satisfaction outcomes of CSR in supply chains in different institutional contexts: A comparison between China and Taiwan. International Marketing Review, 33(4), 514–529. doi:10.1108/IMR-04-2014-0115

Khan, S. A., & Sawicka, H. (2016). Redesigning supply chain network of a lubricant company: An innovative approach. LogForum, 12(2), 165–180. doi:10.17270/J.LOG.2016.2.6

Madhani, P. M. (2016). Application of Six Sigma in supply chain management: Evaluation and measurement approach. IUP Journal of Supply Chain Management, 13(3), 34–53. Retrieved from

Maloni, M. J., Hiatt, M. S., & Astrachan, J. H. (2017). Supply management and family business: A review and call for research. Journal of Purchasing & Supply Management, 23(2), 123–136. doi:10.1016/j.pursup.2016.12.002

Mandal, S. (2016). Towards an integrated logistics capabilities model of supply chain flexibility: A social exchange perspective. Romanian Economic and Business Review, 11(3), 44–67. Retrieved from

Marchesini, M. M. P., & Alcântara, R. L. C. (2016). Logistics activities in supply chain business process: A conceptual framework to guide their implementation. International Journal of Logistics Management, 27(1), 6–30. doi:10.1108/IJLM-04-2014-0068

Maryniak, A. (2017). Competitive instruments preferred by customers versus the level of pro-environmental activities in a supply chain. LogForum, 13(2), 159–169. doi:10.17270/J.LOG.2017.2.4

Maurer, S. M. (2017). The new self-governance: A theoretical framework. Business & Politics, 19(1), 41–67. doi:10.1017/bap.2016.4 

Moosmayer, D. C., & Davis, S. M. (2016). Staking cosmopolitan claims: How firms and NGOs talk about supply chain responsibility. Journal of Business Ethics, 135(3), 403–417. doi:10.1007/s10551-014-2456-5 

Nematollahi, M., Hosseini-Motlagh, S.-M., & Heydari, J. (2017). Coordination of social responsibility and order quantity in a two-echelon supply chain: A collaborative decision-making perspective. International Journal of Production Economics, 184, 107–121. doi:10.1016/j.ijpe.2016.11.017 

Rodríguez-Ferradas, M. I., & Alfaro-Tanco, J. A. (2016). Open innovation in automotive SMEs suppliers: An opportunity for new product development. Universia Business Review, 50, 142–157. doi:10.3232/UBR.2016.V13.N2.0

Roy, J. (2016). Sales forecasts for the consumer chain: Are we kidding ourselves? Foresight: The International Journal of Applied Forecasting, 43, 38–41. Retrieved from 

Szozda, N. (2016). The significance of product lifecycle concept in organizing supply chains. Proceedings for the Northeast Region Decision Sciences Institute (NEDSI), 1–13. Retrieved from

Tukamuhabwa, B. R., Stevenson, M., Busby, J., & Zorzini, M. (2015). Supply chain resilience: Definition, review and theoretical foundations for further study. International Journal of Production Research, 53(18), 5592–5623. doi:10.1080/00207543.2015.1037934

Urbaniak, M. (2015). The role of the concept of corporate social responsibility in building relationships and in the supply chain. LogForum, 11(2), 199–205. doi:10.17270/J.LOG.2015.2.8 

Other Readings

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