Coordination of the Supply Chain as a as a Distributed Decision Making Problem
The paper gives an overview on various kinds of coordination within the supply chain. In doing so, it relies on a taxonomy of distributed decision making describing the parties of a supply chain in a descending degree of connectedness. We are identifying those distributed decision making problems that appear to be most appropriate to capture the main features of a supply chain.
KeywordsSupply Chain Information Asymmetry Supply Chain Management Decision Make Unit Principal Agent
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