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Greener Supply Chain Management  

Robert D. Klassen and Stephan Vachon

Print publication date:
Nov 2011
Online publication date:
Jan 2012
Any definition of greener supply chain management must capture design; material selection, extraction, and sourcing; manufacturing; logistics and delivery; and end-of-life management. Two ... More

Implementing Strategy through Projects  

Christoph Loch and Stylianos Kavadias

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Feb 2011
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May 2011
The realization is growing that projects fail not only because of incompetent execution, but also, and frequently, because of a muddled strategic context, inadequate scope, or ... More

Managing Project-Based Organization in Creative Industries  

Robert DeFillippi

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Jul 2015
Online publication date:
Dec 2013
This review examines the project based organization literature as applied to creative industries. The industries referenced in this review include those in the popular classifications such ... More

Over Budget, Over Time, Over and Over Again: Managing Major Projects  

Bent Flyvbjerg

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Feb 2011
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May 2011
This article first lists the general characteristics of major publich projects and programmes. These projects are deeply problematic, because they produce failure upon failure. Most of the ... More

The Project Business: Analytical Framework and Research Opportunities  

Karlos Artto, Andrew Davies, Jaakko Kujala, and Andrea Prencipe

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Feb 2011
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May 2011
Project business is an emerging research field, which adopts a business-centric view to the management of projects, firms, and networks of projects and firms. Project business has been ... More

Project Ecologies: A Contextual View on Temporary Organizations  

Gernot Grabher and Oliver Ibert

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Feb 2011
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May 2011
The notion “project ecology” provides a conceptual framework for analyzing projects from a contextual view. In short, project ecologies denote a relational space which affords the ... More

Project Governance  

Ralf Müller

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Feb 2011
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May 2011
This article focuses on governance and its related subset project governance. The complementary perspectives of transaction cost economics (TCE), agency theory, and organizational control ... More

Projects and Project Ecologies in Creative Industries  

Tara Vinodrai and Sean Keddy

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Jul 2015
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Dec 2013
This article argues that geography matters to the formation and dynamics of project ecologies in the creative industries. The article begins by discussing how work is organized in the ... More

Responsibility in the Supply Chain  

Andrew Millington

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Feb 2008
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Sep 2009
This article provides a comprehensive overview of one of the main areas where corporate social responsibility issues have impacted upon firms across the globe, namely the supply chain. ... More

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