Abdullah, Nik Ab Halim Nik and Al-Hakim, Latif (2006) The influence of technology attributes, trust and dependency on e-procurement adoption decisions in supply chain relationships. In: Logistics Strategies and Technologies for Global Business (LCSM 2006), 5-7 Jan 2006, Hong Kong.
This study discussed the influence of technology attributes, trust and dependency on the e-procurement adoption decisions between suppliers and manufacturers in the supply chain relationship. Many factors from a wide range of sources can affect adoption decisions. However, there is no evidence of any specific study on the interaction between the factors of technology attributes, trust and dependency on the e-procurement adoption decisions and thus this study will try to fill this gap. The theoretical framework for this study is built upon three related theories, namely diffusion of innovation theory, trust theory and power theory. This study contributes to the existing literature by investigating the interaction between technology attributes, the level of trust and the level of dependency between supply chain partners and how it will affect their e-procurement adoption decisions.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||e-commerce; e-business; trust; interpersonal relationsships; procurement|
|Subjects:||350000 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 350200 Business and Management > 350205 Sales and Distribution
350000 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 350200 Business and Management > 350299 Business and Management not elsewhere classified
|Depositing User:||Ms Cassandra Bate|
|Date Deposited:||04 Jan 2008 01:48|
|Last Modified:||02 Jul 2013 22:38|
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