Digital Trade Infrastructures: A Framework for Analysis

Boriana Rukanova, Stefan Henningsson, Helle Zinner Henriksen, Yao-Hua Tan

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Abstrakt

In global supply chains, information about transactions resides in fragmented pockets within business and government systems. The lack of reliable, accurate and complete information makes it hard to detect risks (such as safety, security, compliance and commercial risks) and at the same time makes international trade inefficient. The introduction of digital infrastructures that transcend organizational and system domains is driven by the prospect of reducing the fragmentation of information, thereby enabling improved security and efficiency in the trading process. This article develops a digital trade
infrastructure framework through an empirically grounded analysis of four digital infrastructures in the trade domain, using the conceptual lens of digital infrastructure.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
Artikelnummer80
TidsskriftComplex Systems Informatics and Modeling Quarterly
Vol/bind14
Udgave nummerMarch/April
Antal sider21
ISSN2255-9922
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2018

Emneord

  • Information infrastructures
  • Global supply chains
  • International trade

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