Sustainable supplier development practices : Drivers and enablers in a global context

@inproceedings{Sancha2015SustainableSD,
  title={Sustainable supplier development practices : Drivers and enablers in a global context},
  author={Cristina Sancha and Annachiara Longoni and Cristina Gimenez},
  year={2015}
}
The objective of this paper is to study the impact of institutional pressures at the country level (i.e., coercive, regulatory, normative) on the adoption of sustainable supplier development practices. Globalization is allowing firms to expand in new markets and to leverage on localization advantages by establishing foreign plants and sourcing internationally. Plants located in different countries might be subject to different institutional pressures shaping their organizational response to… CONTINUE READING