research product . 2020

Managing threats in the global era: The impact and response to SARS [Summary]

Honerkamp, Yasine;
Open Access English
  • Published: 06 Apr 2020
  • Publisher: Virginia Tech
  • Country: United States
Abstract
In early 2003, the SARS virus brought disruption of public and business activities in many areas of the world, particularly Asia. As a result of its impact, SARS quickly established itself as a new kind of global uncertainty and posed challenges for traditional methods of risk management. This article examines the impact that SARS has had through means of a case study and builds on this to provide recommendations for how uncertainty may be managed in an increasingly globalized world. Reconsideration of strategic and risk-management approaches have become necessary. Supply-chain management and corporate strategy require a fundamental rethink to balance the pursui...
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