Managing supply chain knowledge in the new product development process: A social network analysis approach


The aim of this paper is to propose a conceptual framework for studying the knowledge transfer problem within the supply chain. The social network analysis (SNA) is presented as a useful tool to study knowledge networks within supply chain, to visualize knowledge flows and to identify the accumulating knowledge nodes of the networks. 
DOI: 10.1109/IEEM.2011.6118188


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