Scandinavian Working Papers in Economics

Working Papers,
Hanken School of Economics

No 515: A Scandinavian View on the Ranking of Logistics and Supply Chain Management Journals

Karen Spens (), Gyöngyi Kovács () and David B. Vellenga ()
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Karen Spens: Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration, Postal: Arkadiankatu 22, P.O.B. 479; FIN 00101 Helsinki, Finland
Gyöngyi Kovács: Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration, Postal: Arkadiankatu 22, P.O.B. 479; FIN 00101 Helsinki, Finland
David B. Vellenga: Maine Maritime Academy, Postal: 13401 N. Rancho Vistoso Blvd.#168, Oro Valley, AZ 85755-5774

Abstract: Journal rankings are gaining importance in the field of logistics and supply chain management in Scandinavian countries as the tendency to compare business schools and universities, departments and faculty is increasing. This paper reports a journal quality ranking survey of Scandinavian logistics and SCM faculty as to their perspectives of leading journals. It also explores the attitudes towards open access publishing and discusses the use of formal rankings.

Keywords: rankings; academic publishing; logistics; supply chain management

25 pages, September 13, 2006

Price: 10€

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