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We examine a supply base diversification problem faced by a buyer who periodically holds auctions to award short term supply contracts among a cohort of suppliers (i.e., the supply base). To mitigate significant cost shocks to procurement, the buyer can diversify her supply base by selecting...
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We are uneasy with nature. The past century has witnessed unprecedented economic growth and prosperity. It has witnessed also unprecedented depredations upon nature. Today there is debate between two moral postures to reconcile these developments. One takes a human-centered, or anthropocentric,...
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(Fischer and Schott, 1993) and the Management Institute for Environment and Business (now part of the World Resources Institute …). What began as a modest offshoot of management research has grown into a maturing area of study within the management …
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This study adopted a contextual framework to examine whether an interaction between group culture and economic power influences self-interest in a simulated commons dilemma. Full-time managers enrolled in executive MBA programs in Germany, Hong Kong, Israel, and the United States (U.S.) made...
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to the nascent and growing Operations Management scholarship on procurement, and contributes to the field’s general … understanding of supply chain management. …
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In the extant supply-risk management literature, most research assumes the manufacturer is as knowledgeable about … management under asymmetric information about supply disruption risk.In the first essay, we consider a supply chain with one ….In the second essay, we study the manufacturer's supply-risk management when it has a dual-sourcing option, that is, there …
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After the fall of the Berlin Wall, European governments adopted a hands-off policy towards the defence industrial base, in an attempt to increase the sector's efficiency and reactivity. In this context, one topical issue is how to motivate defence firms to apply for private rather than public...
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associated with risk allocation in PPP projects. They include partners’ risk management routine, partners’ risk management … mechanism, partners’ cooperation history, risk management environmental uncertainty, and partners’ risk management commitment …
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