Strategic Operations Management: A Value Chain Approach by David WaltersStrategic Operations Management: A Value Chain Approach by David Walters

Strategic Operations Management: A Value Chain Approach

byDavid Walters

Paperback | November 22, 2006

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The value chain framework has made its way to the forefront of management thought as a powerful analysis tool for strategic planning. Its ultimate goal is to maximize value creation while minimizing costs. In this book David Walters applies the framework to strategic decision making in the field of operations management.
DAVID WALTERS is Professor of Management at the Sydney Graduate School of Management, University of Western Sydney, Australia. MARK RAINBIRD is Managing Director of AWA Ltd, a computer service company operating Australia wide.
Title:Strategic Operations Management: A Value Chain ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:420 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.04 inPublished:November 22, 2006Publisher:Macmillan Education UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230507654

ISBN - 13:9780230507654


Table of Contents

New Economy: New Business Models: New Approaches
The Consumer as the Principal Driver of Value
Value in the Context of the Firm
Practical Issues and Applications
Perspectives on Resource Allocation in the New Economy
Supply Chain and the Demand Chain
Demand Chain + Supply Chain = Value Chain. The Principles and Logic Underlying Value Chain Structures & Participation
The Value Chain: An Industry Perspective
The Firm's Value Chain
Performance Planning and Control
Value Chain Applications
Industry Value Drivers