Blueprint for Critical Research: Supply Chain Risk Management’s Transportation Dimension

This research focused on the following key research questions: What is the background and current state of the research in supply chain risk management’s transportation dimension? What work has been completed by existing transportation and supply chain scholars and organizations, and published in either peer reviewed or professional journals? What are the future research needs and what is the path forward for the development of practical policies, programs and technologies to enhance supply chain risk management’s transportation dimension?


Mineta Consortium for Transportation Mobility
San José State University

Principal Investigator: 

Frances Edwards, PhD

PI Contact Information: 

Mineta Transportation Institute
San José State University
210 N. 4th St., 4th Floor
San José, CA 95112

Funding Source(s) and Amounts Provided (by each agency or organization): 

U.S. Department of Transportation, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology – $68,699

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July 2019 to January 2021

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