Empirical Research

Supply Chain Risk Management in the German Automotive Industry

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An empirical analysis of supply chain risk management in the German automotive industry
Year: 
2009

While cleaning out some of my blog directories, I just found this article in my backup repository, I already wrote it over a year ago, but it still seems relevant. So without further ado: In their 2009 article Jörn-Henrik Thun and Daniel Hoenig from the Industrieseminar Mannheim (link only in German), present their research on Supply Chain Risk Management within the German automotive industry.

Impact of Disasters on different Sectors

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Impact of Disasters on Firms in Different Sectors: Implications for Supply Chains
Year: 
2010

I already wrote about different effect supply chain disruptions can have on a focal company and its stakeholders. Now I found another interesting article dealing with the impact of different disasters on different industries within the supply chain.

Current Evolution of Supply Chain Management

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How are we doing - A Survey of Supply Chain Progress
Year: 
2004

One very important part of supply chain management research is the historical analysis of supply chain practices and properties over time. Just recently I published an article on the development of supply chain strategies over the course of 20 years.

Practitioner Views on Supply Chain Risk Management

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Supply chain risk management: Understanding the business requirements from a practitioner perspective
Year: 
2005

In 2005 Uta Jüttner was researcher at the Cranfield University, UK, especially renowned for several minds working on supply chain risk management, like Martin Christopher or Denis Towill.

Effects of Process Maturity and Uncertainty on SC Performance

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The impact of process maturity and uncertainty on supply chain performance: an empirical study
Year: 
2004

Process orientation may or may not be a very hip topic right now. Nevertheless effective processes are a foundation for company performance. Lockamy, Childerhouse, Disney, Towill and McCormack (2008), analyze and explain the impact of process maturity and uncertainty on supply chain performance, the full paper can be obtained here free of charge.

Supply Chain Disruptions and Shareholder Wealth

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The effect of supply chain glitches on shareholder wealth
Year: 
2003

In last weeks article (Hendricks and Singhal, 2005) I described the effects of supply chain glitches on supply chain performance. This week should be viewed an update to that.

Case Study Research for Theory Creation

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Building Theories from Case Study Research
Year: 
1989

How is new knowledge generated in the social sciences? One method is case study research.

Case Study

A case study is an in-depth investigation of a specific question regarding an individual research object, it can be differentiated using the following criteria:

Survey on Risk Handling in the Manufacturing Industry

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Global Manufacturing Outlook
Year: 
2010

A current report by KPMG shows that international manufacturers are increasingly considering effects of supplier selection on cost and potential risks. Nearly 200 companies participated globally in the survey. The full report can be downloaded here at KPMG, I just summarized the major findings.

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The Impact of Supply Chain Strategy on Shareholder Value

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Supply Chain Strategy: Its Impact on Shareholder Value
Year: 
1999

I had this article marked for some time now and I finally got to read it. It describes the connection between Shareholder Value and the concept of Value Based Management (VBM) and Supply Chain Strategy.

Supply Chain Manager of the Future

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Management development and the supply chain manager of the future
Year: 
2005

“Management Development and the Supply Chain Manager of the Future” by J. Mangan and M. Christopher (2005) aims to bridge the gap between current offerings of knowledge providers (eg. universities), current capabilities of users (eg. students and managers) and buyers (aka. companies).First it seems to be a good idea to get an impression of the demographics of the current supply chain managers.

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