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Designing and managing the global supply chain

Course code
SCM605
Course type
MSc Course
Weekly Hours
2,5
ECTS
5.0
Term
FS 2019
Language
Englisch
Lecturers
Prof. Dr. Stefan Spinler
Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.
The following topics will be addressed: supply chain strategy, the pillars of the supply chain strategy (network, inventory, transportation, information), sustainable supply chains, risk management in global supply chains
Date Time
Thursday, 10.01.2019 08:00 - 11:15
Wednesday, 23.01.2019 11:30 - 15:15
Friday, 25.01.2019 11:30 - 15:15
Tuesday, 29.01.2019 15:30 - 18:45
Tuesday, 05.02.2019 08:00 - 11:15
Friday, 08.02.2019 08:00 - 09:30
Wednesday, 13.02.2019 08:00 - 11:15
Monday, 18.02.2019 15:30 - 18:45
Mathematical programming, simulation, transaction costs theory
Chopra, S., Meindl, P.: Supply Chain Management 4th edition, Prentince Hall, 2009 Secondary literature: will be provided with course pack: current business paper excerpts as well as research papers
Final grade will be based on quantitative (e.g. Excel based) case studies and a final exam
Prior knowledge of basic Operations Management, Statistics and Optimization in helpful
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