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Book review--The Sourcing Solution : A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating a Successful Purchasing Program


  • Deepak Kumar

    (ICFAI University Press , Hyderabad,India)


The book has elaborated the new concepts in sourcing and has discussed how the old purchases department doesn’t work in isolation. The concepts discussed in the book are managing vendor, vendor performance, outsourcing,offshore outsourcing, cost of acquisition, contracting, negotiation, partnering, cultural aspects and ethical issues while dealing with suppliers.

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  • Deepak Kumar, 2005. "Book review--The Sourcing Solution : A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating a Successful Purchasing Program," Industrial Organization 0508004, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpio:0508004
    Note: Type of Document - pdf; pages: 4. Sourcing Solution ,Purchase,Operation

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    Sourcing Solution ; Purchase; Operation;

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