Value Determination of Supply Chain Initiatives : A Quantification Approach Based on Fuzzy Logic and System Dynamics

The implementation of supply chain initiatives (SCI) often requires specific investments in technology, material, organization and staff. However, the assessment of the economic viability of such inter-organizational activities is not a trivial issue. Philip Wessely supports managerial decision-maki...

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Main Author: Wessely, Philip
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Wiesbaden Gabler Verlag 2011, 2011
Series:Supply Chain Management, Beiträge zu Beschaffung und Logistik
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The implementation of supply chain initiatives (SCI) often requires specific investments in technology, material, organization and staff. However, the assessment of the economic viability of such inter-organizational activities is not a trivial issue. Philip Wessely supports managerial decision-making in the forefront of a potential implementation by introducing a quantification approach for the value contribution of SCIs. The resulting approach combines different innovative modeling techniques and considers the individual integration of companies in inter-organizational networks. As a result, it has a broad field of application
Physical Description:XIX, 150 p. 32 illus online resource
ISBN:9783834963239