International Journal of Operations & Production Management

Category:

Operations and Logistics Management

Table Of Contents: Volume 38 Issue 6

Project and processes: a convenient but simplistic dichotomy

Jean Harvey, Monique Aubry

The purpose of this paper is to explore commonalities and differences between projects and processes, and between project management (PjM) and process management (PcM)…

It takes two to tango

Karlos Artto, Virpi Turkulainen

The purpose of this paper is to develop further understanding of the interdependence between product and organization subsystems in the context of major projects by…

Coordination in temporary organizations

Aline Fernandes, Martin Spring, Monideepa Tarafdar

The purpose of this paper is to explore intra-firm coordination in temporary organizations (TOs). Specifically, it identifies and explains how operational coordination…

Lean leadership in major projects: from “predict and provide” to “predict and prevent”

Matthias Holweg, Harvey Maylor

The purpose of this paper is to understand the context of major projects and their management from an OM perspective; the authors provide a foundation for exploring how…

Creating relational capital through socialization in project alliances

Kirsi Aaltonen, Virpi Turkulainen

The purpose of this paper is to elaborate the understanding of socialization in the context of temporary operations and organizational settings, using project alliance …

Using project demand profiling to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of infrastructure projects

Janet Godsell, Donato Masi, Antonios Karatzas, Timothy Mark Brady

The purpose of this paper is to explore the applicability and utility of supply chain (SC) segmentation through demand profiling to improve the effectiveness and…

A framework for understanding managerial responses to supply chain complexity

Neil Turner, James Aitken, Cecil Bozarth

The purpose of this paper is to examine the nature of supply chain complexity and extend this with literature developed within the project domain. The authors use the lens…

Crowdsourcing

Kathleen Bridget Wilson, Vikram Bhakoo, Danny Samson

The purpose of this paper is to link crowdsourcing, operations management (OM) and project management (PM). The study demonstrates how crowdsourcing as an open innovation…

ISSN:

0144-3577

Online date, start – end:

1980

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editors:

  • Dr Tobias Schoenherr
  • Prof. Constantin Blome
  • Professor Cristina Gimenez