Youngwon Park

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
Increasingly, firms recognize the strategic implications of front-end product design for improving total cost effectiveness. Computer-aided design (CAD) is becoming firms’ competitive weapon beyond its traditional function as a product design tool. Yet, it is unclear how the full potential of IT system, particularly the usage patterns of 3D CAD system, may(More)
On March 11, 2011, an 8.9-magnitude earthquake struck the northeast coast of Japan. Even more devastating was the tsunami that followed the earthquake. Thousands of homes were destroyed, and numerous forms of social infrastructure, such as roads and dams, were destroyed. The death toll exceeded 86,000, more than 13,000 were listed as missing, and 550,000(More)
The purpose of developing an architecture is for beneficial use of it.  A good set of architectural artifacts are easy to manipulate in achieving the purpose of usage well. Systems engineering methodologies evolve to deal with SoS level problems. And DoD’s JCIDS is a good example which demonstrates SoS level problems using the capability based(More)
a r t i c l e i n f o The aim of this article is to present a research model that defines how different outsourcing strategies influence organizational control mechanisms that impact outsourcing outcomes. This research study consists of five case studies, each focusing on a foreign multinational corporation (MNC) that has outsourcing experience in China.(More)
Recent case study research has examined the role of organization control as a critical component of outsourcing performance (Kang et al. 2012a. Journal of Business Research 65, 1195–1201). In contrast to case study methodology, this paper aims to empirically examine the relationships among outsourcing strategies and organizational control in the Chinese(More)
No firm can control all areas of their supply chain. Product architecture is a crucial element of value analysis in supply chain management (SCM). In this article, we explore the following research questions: (1) What is the relationship between product architecture and SCM practices? (2) How can we apply this framework to business practices? To analyze our(More)