The impact of 3D printing implementation on stock returns

  title={The impact of 3D printing implementation on stock returns},
  author={Hugo K. S. Lam and Li Ding and T. C. Edwin Cheng and Honggeng Zhou},
  journal={International Journal of Operations \& Production Management},
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to theoretically hypothesize and empirically test the impact of 3D printing (3DP) implementation on stock returns. It further explores how the stock returns due to 3DP implementation vary across different industry environments. Design/methodology/approach – This paper integrates the dynamic capabilities view with contingency theory to provide a contingent dynamic capabilities (CDC) perspective on 3DP implementation. It argues that implementing 3DP enables… 
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