University of Surrey

Test tubes in the lab Research in the ATI Dance Research

Supply Chain Capabilities, Risks, and Resilience

Brusset, X and Teller, Christoph (2016) Supply Chain Capabilities, Risks, and Resilience International Journal of Production Economics, 184. pp. 59-68.

[img] Text
XbCt_IJPE_2016.pdf - Accepted version Manuscript
Restricted to Repository staff only until 13 March 2018.
Available under License : See the attached licence file.

Download (613kB)
[img]
Preview
Text (licence)
SRI_deposit_agreement.pdf
Available under License : See the attached licence file.

Download (33kB) | Preview

Abstract

Supply chain resilience is an operational capability that enables a disrupted or broken supply chain to reconstruct itself and be stronger than before. This paper examines resilience using the dynamic capabilities approach, grounded in the Resource-Based View of firms. The purpose of this research is to provide insights for achieving resilience by mapping the relationships between the practices, resources, and processes over which a manager has control. A survey of 171 managers is used to test a conceptual model that proposes relationship between supply chain capabilities and resilience as well as the moderating role of supply chain risks. Variance-based structural equation modeling reveals that only tighter integration between echelons and increasing flexibility lead to added resilience. The perception of supplier risk helps motivate the supply chain manager to enhance integration capabilities and thus achieve higher resilience. Furthermore, the perception of external risks to a supply chain actually reduces the effort of deploying external capabilities to obtain resilience. Overall, the findings strongly support the view that resources, routines, and capabilities provide different results in terms of resilience depending upon supply chain risk factors.

Item Type: Article
Subjects : Retail & Marketing
Divisions : Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences > Surrey Business School
Authors :
NameEmailORCID
Brusset, XUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Teller, ChristophC.Teller@surrey.ac.ukUNSPECIFIED
Date : 13 September 2016
Identification Number : 10.1016/j.ijpe.2016.09.008
Copyright Disclaimer : © 2016. This manuscript version is made available under the CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 license http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
Uncontrolled Keywords : Resilience, Supply Chain, dynamic capability, survey
Related URLs :
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 20 Sep 2016 11:23
Last Modified : 12 Sep 2017 08:30
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/812163

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year


Information about this web site

© The University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH, United Kingdom.
+44 (0)1483 300800