"Introduction and Reflections on the Role of Purchasing Management (invited essay)" By Daniel Krause, Ph.D., and Stephan Vachon, Ph.D., and Robert Klassen, Ph.D.,, Fall 2009, Vol. 45, No. 4, p.
Journal of Supply Chain Management Copyright © September 2009, by the Institute for Supply Management, Inc.
Daniel Krause, Ph.D.,
is Professor in the Faculty of Business at the University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia (Canada)
Stephan Vachon, Ph.D.,
is Associate Professor in the Logistics and Operations Management Department at HEC Montreal. Montreal, Quebec (Canada)
Robert Klassen, Ph.D.,
is Professor of Operations Management at the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario (Canada).