Supply chain practitioners’ perception on sustainability: an empirical study
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School of Business Studies (SBS)
Department of Management
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The sustainability of supply chains is now one of the major global issues due to the vision of the United Nations (UN). By 2030, it is the primary focus of the UN to attain all the seventeen sustainable development goals (SDG). Hence, the primary goal of this study is to examine how practitioners think about sustainable supply chains. Five hypotheses are established to assess the perceptions of supply chain professionals. Forty-two (42) indicators are gathered from the existing literature to establish the survey instrument to collect the responses from supply chain practitioners. Finally, Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) is used to evaluate the mediation effects. It is found that social aspects are significantly impacted by the environmental aspects, as compared to the economic aspects. None of these indicators play any mediation effect, as all three are equally important for the sustainable supply chains.
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Haroon, S., Wasif, M., Khalid, R., & Khalidi, S. (2021). Supply chain practitioners’ perception on sustainability: an empirical study. Sustainability (Switzerland), 13 (17) Retrieved from https://ir.iba.edu.pk/faculty-research-articles/126