20092020

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Research Output

2020

Inclusive Business at the Base of the Pyramid: The Role of Embeddedness for Enabling Social Innovations

Lashitew, A. A., Bals, L. & Van Tulder, R. J. M., Mar 2020, In : Journal of Business Ethics. 162, 2, p. 421–448 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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165 Downloads (Pure)

Overcoming Blind Spots in Global Sourcing Research: Exploiting the Cross-sections Between Supply Chain Management and International Business

Wieland, A., Bals, L., Mol, M. J. & Handfield, R. B., Mar 2020, In : Journal of International Management. 26, 1, 15 p., 100709.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

2019

Guest Editorial - Supply Chain Management at the Base of the Pyramid

Tate, W. L., Bals, L. & Marshall, D., 2019, In : International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management. 49, 5, p. 438-450 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearch

Implementing Sustainable Purchasing and Supply Management (SPSM): A Delphi Study on Competences Needed by Purchasing and Supply Management Professionals

Schulze, H. & Bals, L., 2019, Book of Abstracts: IPSERA Milan 2019: Art and Science of Proceurement. Dortmund: International Purchasing & Supply Education & Research Association (IPSERA), p. 8 1 p. CP 12

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Individual Competences for Sustainable Purchasing and Supply Management (SPSM): A Literature and Practice Perspective

Schulze, H., Bals, L. & Johnsen, T. E., 2019, In : International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management. 49, 3, p. 287-304 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Purchasing and Supply Management (PSM) Competencies: Current and Future Requirements

Bals, L., Schulze, H., Kelly, S. & Stek, K., Dec 2019, In : Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management. 25, 5, 15 p., 100572.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Seeing the Forest and not the Trees: Learning from Nature's Circular Economy

Tate, W. L., Bals, L., Bals, C. & Foerstl, K., Oct 2019, In : Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 149, p. 115-129 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

The Influence of Financial Flows on Sustainability

Bals, L., Tate, W., Gelsomino, L. & Bals, C., 2019, Book of Abstracts: IPSERA Milan 2019: Art and Science of Proceurement. Dortmund: International Purchasing & Supply Education & Research Association (IPSERA), p. 53 1 p. WP 152

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsResearchpeer-review

Open Access
2018

Achieving Shared Triple Bottom Line (TBL) Value Creation: Toward a Social Resource-based View (SRBV) of the Firm

Tate, W. & Bals, L., Oct 2018, In : Journal of Business Ethics. 152, 3, p. 803-826 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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942 Downloads (Pure)

Evolving Purchasing and Supply Organizations: A Contingency Model for Structural Alternatives

Bals, L., Laine, J. & Mugurusi, G., 2018, In : Journal of Purchasing & Supply Management. 24, 1, p. 41-58 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Implementing Sustainable Supply Chain Management: A Literature Review on Required Purchasing and Supply Management Competences

Schulze, H. & Bals, L., 2018, Social and Environmental Dimensions of Organizations and Supply Chains: Tradeoffs and Synergies. Brandenburg, M., Hahn, G. J. & Rebs, T. (eds.). Cham: Springer, p. 171-194 (Greening of Industry Networks Studies, Vol. 5).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Procurement Sustainability Tensions: An Integrative Perspective

Fayezi, S., Zomorrodi, M. & Bals, L., 22 Feb 2018, In : International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management. 48, 6, p. 586-609 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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89 Downloads (Pure)

Purchasing Managers’ Willingness to Pay for Attributes that Constitute Sustainability

Goebel, P., Reuter, C., Pibernik, R., Sichtmann, C. & Bals, L., Sep 2018, In : Journal of Operations Management. 62, p. 44-58 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Sustainable Supply Chain Design in Social Businesses: Advancing the Theory of Supply Chain

Bals, L. & Tate, W. L., Mar 2018, In : Journal of Business Logistics. 39, 1, p. 57-79 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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40 Downloads (Pure)

What Hybrid Business Models Can Teach Sustainable Supply Chain Management: The Role of Entrepreneurs’ Social Identity and Social Capabilities

Bals, L. & Tate, W. L., 2018, Social and Environmental Dimensions of Organizations and Supply Chains: Tradeoffs and Synergies. Brandenburg, M., Hahn, G. J. & Rebs, T. (eds.). Cham: Springer, p. 259-282 (Greening of Industry Networks Studies, Vol. 5).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

2017

Achieving Efficiency and Effectiveness in Purchasing and Supply Management: Organization Design and Outsourcing

Bals, L. & Turkulainen, V., 21 Jun 2017, In : Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management. 23, 4, p. 256-267

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

A Processual Analysis of the Purchasing and Supply Organization in Transition: The Impact of Offshoring

Mugurusi, G. & Bals, L., Jun 2017, In : Operations Management Research. 10, 1-2, p. 64–83 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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534 Downloads (Pure)

Ensuring Sustainability in Global Value Chains: A Systematic Literature Review of Current and Future Buyer Competences

Schulze, H. & Bals, L., 2017. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Outsourcing/Offshoring Insights: Going Beyond Reshoring to Rightshoring

Tate, W. & Bals, L., 2017, In : International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management. 47, 2/3, p. 106-113 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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210 Downloads (Pure)

The Role of Explicit and Tacit Knowledge in Purchasing and Supply Management (PSM) Today and in Future

Bals, L., Kelly, S., Schulze, H. & Stek, K., 2017. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Toward a Theory of the Financial Supply Chain: Exploring Contagion and the Financial Bullwhip during the Greek Debt Crisis

Kreis, Y., Tate, W., Bals, L. & Bals, C., 2017. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

2016

Conceiving and Executing Sustainable Supply Chains: Towards a Social Resource-Based View of the Firm

Tate, W. & Bals, L., 2016. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Exploring the Reshoring and Insourcing Decision Making Process: Toward an Agenda for Future Research

Bals, L., Kirchoff, J. F. & Foerstl, K., Dec 2016, In : Operations Management Research. 9, 3-4, p. 102–116 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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552 Downloads (Pure)

Implementing Triple Bottom Line Sustainability into Global Supply Chains

Bals, L. (ed.) & Tate, W. (ed.), 2016, Saltaire : Greenleaf Publishing. 387 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthologyResearchpeer-review

Modular Designs in Purchasing and Supply Organizations

Bals, L. & Turkulainen, V., 2016. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Organizing for Outsourcing: The Case of Purchasing & Supply Management

Bals, L. & Turkulainen, V., 2016. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Organizing for Outsourcing: The Case of Purchasing & Supply Management

Turkulainen, V. & Bals, L., 2016. 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Purchasing & Supply Management: Enhancing Competitiveness and Customer Value

Tate, W., Fawcett, S., Schoenherr, T., Ashenbaum, B., Carter, C. & Bals, L., 2016

Research output: Other contributionNet publication - Internet publicationEducationpeer-review

Reshoring and Insourcing: Drivers and Future Research Directions

Foerstl, K., Kirchoff, J. F. & Bals, L., 2016, In : International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management. 46, 5, p. 492-515 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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2411 Downloads (Pure)

Sustainable Supply Chain Design: Configuration Archetypes of Physical and Support Chains

Bals, L. & Tate, W., 2016. 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

The Journey from Triple Bottom Line (TBL) Sustainable Supply Chains to TBL Shared Value Chain Design

Bals, L. & Tate, W., 2016, Implementing Triple Bottom Line Sustainability into Global Supply Chains. Bals, L. & Tate, W. (eds.). Sheffield: Greenleaf Publishing, p. 1-11

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

What Hybrid Business Models Can Teach Sustainable Supply Chain Management: The Role of Entrepreneurs’ Social Identity and Social Capabilities

Tate, W. & Bals, L., 2016. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

2015

Argentina as a Global Sourcing Destination: Status Quo and Opportunities

Bals, L., 2015, International Trade, Finance and Investment Policies in Argentina : Trends and Issues . Schüle, U. (ed.). Aachen: Shaker Verlag, p. 119-129 (Deutsch-Argentinische Wirtschaftsstudien / Estudios Económicos Argentino-Alemanes, Vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Centralized, Decentralized, and Hybrid Purchasing Organizations: What Lies Beyond?

Bals, L. & Turkulainen, V., 2015. 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Evolving Procurement Organizations: A Contingency Model for Structural Alternatives

Bals, L., Laine, J. & Mugurusi, G., 2015, Mainz: Wirtschaft Hochschule Mainz, 40 p. (UASM Discussion Paper Series; No. 1/2015).

Research output: Working paperResearch

From Offshoring to Rightshoring: Focus on the Backshoring Phenomenon

Bals, L., Daum, A. & Tate, W., 2015, In : Academy of International Business Insights. 15, 4, p. 3-8

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Nachhaltigkeit als Teil des Geschäftsmodells: Eine neue Sicht auf Wertschöpfungsketten

Bals, L. & Tate, W., 2015, In : Update. 21, WS 15/16, p. 28-36

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Organizing for Global Sourcing: The Hybrid Organization

Bals, L. & Turkulainen, V., 2015. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Reshoring and Insourcing: Drivers and Future Research Directions

Foerstl, K., Kirchoff, J. & Bals, L., 2015. 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Shared Value Chain Design: Sustainable Outputs Versus Sustainable Outcomes

Bals, L. & Tate, W. L., 2015. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Shared Value Chain Design: Sustainable Outputs Versus Sustainable Outcomes

Bals, L. & Tate, W. L., 2015. 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Towards a Unified Conceptualization of Reshoring and Insourcing Decisions and Directions for Future Research

Foerstl, K., Kirchoff, J. & Bals, L., 2015. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Towards a Unified Conceptualization of Reshoring and Insourcing Decisions and Their Drivers

Foerstl, K., Kirchoff, J. & Bals, L., 2015. 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

2014

Evolving Procurement Organizations: External and Internal Fit Considerations

Bals, L., Laiho, A. & Laine, J., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Purchasing and Supply Organisation in Transition: An Exploratory Case of Offshoring Within a Global Engineering Company

Mugurusi, G. & Bals, L., 2014. 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Purchasing and Supply Organisation in Transition: An Exploratory Case of Offshoring Within a Global Engineering Company

Mugurusi, G. & Bals, L., 2014, Proceedings of the 56th Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business: Local Contexts in Global Business. Meyer, K. & Kiyak, T. (eds.). East Lansing, MI: Academy of International Business, p. 289 (Academy of International Business. Annual Meeting. Proceedings, Vol. 56).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsResearchpeer-review

Open Access
2013

Exploring Layers of Complexity in Offshoring Research and Practice

Bals, L., Ørberg Jensen, P. D., Larsen, M. M. & Pedersen, T., 2013, The Offshoring Challenge: Strategic Design and Innovation for Tomorrow’s Organization. Pedersen, T., Bals, L., Ørberg Jensen, P. D. & Larsen, M. M. (eds.). London: Springer Science+Business Media, p. 1-18

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

External Innovation Implementation Determinants and Performance Measurement: A Case Study from the Pharmaceutical Industry

Coates, M. & Bals, L., 2013, In : Technology and Investment. 4, 2, p. 131-143

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Toward a Flexible Breathing Organization: R&D Outsourcing at Bayer

Bals, L., Kneis, K. C., Lemke, C. & Pedersen, T., 2013, The Offshoring Challenge: Strategic Design and Innovation for Tomorrow’s Organization. Pedersen, T., Bals, L., Ørberg Jensen, P. D. & Larsen, M. M. (eds.). London: Springer Science+Business Media, p. 211-226

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review