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The growth and capability development of electronics manufacturing service (EMS) companies


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  • Zhai, Endong
  • Shi, Yongjiang
  • Gregory, Mike
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Journal of Production Economics.

    Volume (Year): 107 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 1 (May)
    Pages: 1-19

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:proeco:v:107:y:2007:i:1:p:1-19

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    1. Feng, Cheng-Min & Wu, Pei-Ju, 2009. "A tax savings model for the emerging global manufacturing network," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 122(2), pages 534-546, December.
    2. Huang, Tsu-Te (Andrew) & Chen, Le & Stewart, Rodney A. & Panuwatwanich, Kriengsak, 2013. "Leveraging power of learning capability upon manufacturing operations," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 145(1), pages 233-252.
    3. Yang, Ching-Chiao & Marlow, Peter B. & Lu, Chin-Shan, 2009. "Assessing resources, logistics service capabilities, innovation capabilities and the performance of container shipping services in Taiwan," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 122(1), pages 4-20, November.
    4. Sodhi, ManMohan S. & Tang, Christopher S., 2013. "Strategies and tactics of Chinese contract manufacturers and western OEMs (2001–2011)," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 146(1), pages 14-24.
    5. Patricia Deflorin & Peter T. Ward, 2009. "Developing and Sustaining Capabilities – A Look into the Black Box," Working Papers 0109, University of Zurich, Institute for Strategy and Business Economics (ISU).
    6. Yeung, Kwong & Zhou, Honggeng & Yeung, Andy C.L. & Cheng, T.C.E., 2012. "The impact of third-party logistics providers' capabilities on exporters' performance," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 135(2), pages 741-753.


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