Digital Services and Platforms. Considerations for Sourcing

12th Global Sourcing Workshop 2018, La Thuile, Italy, February 21–24, 2018, Revised Selected Papers

  • Julia Kotlarsky
  • Ilan Oshri
  • Leslie Willcocks
Conference proceedings Global Sourcing 2018

Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 344)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VII
  2. Daria Arkhipova, Giovanni Vaia
    Pages 1-18
  3. Vipin K. Suri, Marianne D. Elia, Pavan Arora, Jos van Hillegersberg
    Pages 56-75
  4. Dragos Vieru, Simon Bourdeau, Mélissa Bourdeau
    Pages 76-100
  5. Fay Davidson, Sharyn Curran
    Pages 147-163
  6. Ilan Oshri, Eleni Lioliou, Alexandra Gerbasi, Angelika Zimmermann
    Pages 164-185
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 187-187

About these proceedings


This book constitutes revised selected papers from the 12th international Global Sourcing Workshop 2018, held in La Thuile, Italy, in February 2018. The 9 contributions included were carefully reviewed and selected from 40 submissions.

The book offers a review of the key topics in sourcing of services, populated with practical frameworks that serve as a tool kit to students and managers. The range of topics covered in this book is wide and diverse, offering micro and macro perspectives on successful sourcing of services. Case studies from various organizations, industries and countries are used extensively throughout the book, giving it a unique position within the current literature offering.


Outsourcing Offshoring Global software development Service science Innovation management Software management Legal Aspects of Computing

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of AucklandAucklandNew Zealand
  2. 2.University of AucklandAucklandNew Zealand
  3. 3.London School of Economics and Political ScienceLondonUK

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