Mitigating the impact of disruptions in supply chains

Wallace J. Hopp, Seyed M.R. Iravani*, Zigeng Liu

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Supply chain risk management is of growing importance, as globalization extends supply chains and makes them more vulnerable to a wide range of disruptive events. Supply interruptions can be the result of large-scale natural diasters, terrorist attacks, plant fires, electrical blackouts, financial or political crises, and many other scenarios.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSupply Chain Disruptions
Subtitle of host publicationTheory and Practice of Managing Risk
PublisherSpringer-Verlag London Ltd
Pages21-49
Number of pages29
Volume9780857297785
ISBN (Electronic)9780857297785
ISBN (Print)0857297775, 9780857297778
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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