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Handbook of Research on Supply Chain Management for Sustainable Development
Sustainable supply chain management refers to the management of material, information, and capital flows as well as cooperation among companies along the supply chain, while taking goals from all three (economic, environmental, and social) dimensions of sustainable development into account.
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Effects of Sustainable Supply Chain Management on Responsible Investment Through ESG Indicators
U. Zeynep Ata (Bogazici University, Turkey) and Gözde Ünal (Bogazici University, Turkey)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-5757-9.ch008
Besides financial indicators, investors started to utilize sustainability performances of companies in their decision making. With this awareness and trend, the number of ESG data providers increased in the last decade after the global recession. This chapter compares mainstream ESG providers with an emphasis on how they cover, provide, analyze, and disseminate these ratings that are invaluable for investors. The impact of sustainable supply chain practices on the ESG indicators and its consequent effect on the investor is also discussed. This study compares the issues and indicators covered by major ESG providers, and link them to sustainable supply chain measures. The synergetic and symbiotic relationship between responsible investment and sustainable supply chain management is called to attention.
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Thermal Power Sector Sustainability: A Framework for Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Sustainable supply chain management is a business issue affecting an organization’s supply chain or logistics network in terms of environmental, risk, and waste costs. There is a growing need for integrating environmentally sound choices into supply-chain management.
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