New publication in the Journal of Business Logistics

The paper „Supply disruptions and protection motivation: Why some managers act proactively (and others don't)“ by John R. Macdonald (Colorado State University), Christoph Bode, and Maximilian Merath has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Business Logistics.

Building on protection motivation theory, this study presents a conceptual and empirical analysis of what drives managers to, or deters them from, proactively responding to the threat of a disruption in their supply chains.

With an ISI 2-year impact factor (2020) of 6.677, the Journal of Business Logistics is among the highest ranked journals in the category „Management“.