Supply Chain Management Products

  • Leading Extreme Projects

    Strategy, Risk and Resilience in Practice

    By Alejandro Arroyo, Thomas Grisham

    Leading Extreme Projects explores the challenges, obstacles and techniques associated with running large projects in some of the most challenging environments and economies in the world. From an oil and gas program in the Amazon with a background of drug trafficking, delicate indigenous communities…

    Hardback – 2017-05-04 
    Routledge

  • Managing Risk of Supply Chain Disruptions

    By Tong Shu, Shou Chen, Kin Keung Lai, Xizheng Zhang, Shouyang Wang

    This book discusses important issues related to managing supply chain disruption risks from various perspectives. It explores the essence and principles relating to managing these risks and provides the framework and multi-goal model groups for managing such risks. The book also discusses…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Risk Management

  • Platform Strategy

    How to Unlock the Power of Communities and Networks to Grow Your Business

    By Laure Claire Reillier, Benoit Reillier

    Platform Strategy translates the complex management and economic models behind commercial platforms such as Uber, airbnb, Etsy and eBay into a practical guide for business. Platform-powered businesses have grown exponentially in the last ten years and replaced many traditional firms. Developing a…

    Hardback – 2017-04-13 
    Routledge

  • Managing Project Ending

    By Virpi Havila, Asta Salmi

    Understanding project endings is a significant part of project management, yet there is relatively little work published in this important area. This book addresses the gap, focusing on the successful management of project endings, showing how to plan for the ending of a project, how to create…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

  • Contracting for Engineering and Construction Projects

    5th Edition

    By Peter Marsh

    Peter Marsh’s book has long been recognized as a standard work. With its emphasis on the commercial aspects of contracting, this book represents an eminently practical guide to this complex subject for purchaser and contractor alike. This edition reflects recent changes in case law and legislation,…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Total Construction Management

    Lean Quality in Construction Project Delivery

    By John S. Oakland, Marton Marosszeky

    A convergence of lean management and quality management thinking has taken place in organizations across many industries, including construction. Practices in procurement, design management and construction management are all evolving constantly and understanding these changes and how to react is…

    Paperback – 2017-02-16
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Lean Management

    Edited by Torbjorn H. Netland, Daryl J. Powell

    Interest in the phenomenon known as "lean" has grown significantly in recent years. This is the first volume to provide an academically rigorous overview of the field of lean management, introducing the reader to the application of lean in diverse application areas, from the production floor to…

    Hardback – 2016-12-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Quality

    A Critical Introduction, 4th Edition

    By John Beckford

    Quality: A Critical Introduction, fourth edition, continues to provide a complete knowledge platform for all those wishing to study the development of the theory and practice of quality management. Exploring the basics of management theory and the work of the quality gurus, who have formed the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-23
    Routledge

  • Air Cargo Management

    Air Freight and the Global Supply Chain, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Sales

    Air Cargo Management provides a comprehensive and lively overview of the air cargo industry, which is both economically and strategically important in the field of logistics, world trade and supply chain management. This new edition builds on the success of the previous edition, focusing on…

    Paperback – 2016-12-19
    Routledge

  • Managing Global Supply Chains

    2nd Edition

    By Ron Basu, J. Nevan Wright

    Starting from the concept that "there is no point driving a Ferrari in a traffic jam", Basu and Wright demonstrate the importance of good supply chain management in Managing Global Supply Chains. Building on the successful Total Supply Chain Management and incorporating the new challenges of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-12
    Routledge

  • Value Chains, Social Inclusion and Economic Development

    Contrasting Theories and Realities

    Edited by A.H.J. (Bert) Helmsing, Sietze Vellema

    Lead firms, development organisations, donors and governments view value chains and voluntary standards as vital instruments for achieving millennium development goals through trade and market-related interventions. The precise foundations for these development strategies, which suggest positive…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Community, Competition and Citizen Science

    Voluntary Distributed Computing in a Globalized World

    By Anne Holohan

    Voluntary distributed computing projects divide large computational tasks into small pieces of data or work that are sent out over the Internet to be processed by individual users, who participate voluntarily in order to provide solutions that would ordinarily require investments of millions of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Global Connections

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