'With the rapid globalization of trade and business, managers are increasingly faced with the challenges to manage operations across national boundaries. Drawing on the rich experience and profound expertise of a group of talented scholars in the field, International Operations Management is a timely reference that will help managers of international operations to grapple with and address the related issues.' T. C. E. Cheng, Chair Professor of Management, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
About the Author
Alberto Felice De Toni is full professor of Operations Management at the University of Udine (Italy); he is the dean of the Faculty of Engineering there and the dean of the academic Italian Association of Management Engineering. He has published over 200 papers in a number of leading international and national journals and conferences. He is a member of the Operations Management Society and the Decision Science Institute in the US and is a member of the Board of the Chinese University, Hong Kong. He is the Project Leader of the International Operations Management Project, funded by the EU Asia-link Programme.