A content analysis of global supply chain research - Emerald Insight
An Integrated Model of Multinational Flexibility and Financial Hedging. Exchange Rates and the Choice of Production Strategies. Although business logistics involves many activities, the traditional research of operations management on logistics mainly relates to the fields of logistics facility, transportation, and inventory planning. This research aims to focus on examining the issues regarding the supply chain of Egyptian SMEs, exploring the areas that need improvement and assessing the impact of technology in enhancing their performance and whether they afford applying. 17 further study the problem of robust load planning for trains in intermodal container terminals. European Journal of Operational Research 98, 118. Laus 68 might be the first piece of work that studies the newsvendor boy problem under mean-variance framework, which takes the variance of system profit or cost into the utility function. They show that firms may offer high availability of goods despite the presence of conspicuous consumption and scarcity strategies are harder to adopt as demand variability increases. Google Scholar Huchzermeier,. New York: The Free Press, 109134. The objective is to assign load units to wagons of a train such that the utilization of the train is maximized and setup and transportation costs in the terminal are minimized.