Scholarly Publications


Silvestre, B.S; Monteiro, M.; Viana, F.; Souza, M. (2018). Challenges for Sustainable Supply Chain Management: When Stakeholder Collaboration Becomes Conducive to Corruption. Journal of Cleaner Production, 194, 766-776.

Abdulkader, M. M. S.; Gajpal, Y.; ElMekkawy, T. Y. (2018). Vehicle routing problem in omni-channel retailing distribution systems. International Journal of Production Economics, 196, 43-55.

Dyck, B.; Silvestre, B.S (2018). Enhancing socio-ecological value creation through Sustainable Innovation 2.0: Moving away from maximizing financial value capture. Journal of Cleaner Production, 171, 1593-1604.

Jha, R. K.; Sahay, B.S.; Chattopadhyay, M.; Gajpal, Y. (2018). A visual approach to enhance coordination among diagnostic units using self-organizing map. Decision, 45(1), 27-41.

McCarthy, I.P.; Silvestre, B.S.; von Nordenflycht, A.; Breznitz, S.M. (2018). Typology of university research park strategies: What parks do and why it matters. Journal of Engineering and Technology Management, 47, 110-122.

Morais, D.O.C.; Silvestre, B.S. (2018). Advancing Social Sustainability in Supply Chain Management: Lessons from Multiple Case Studies in an Emerging Economy. Journal of Cleaner Production, 199, 222-235.


Prentice, B. E.; Adaman, M. (2017). Economics of cargo airships for food transport to remote northern communities. Research in Transportation Business & Management, 25, 87-98.

Jiang, C.; Wan Y.; Zhang, A. (2017). Internalization of Port Congestion: Strategic Effect behind Shipping Line Delays and Implications for Terminal Charges and Investment. Maritime Policy and Management, 44, 112-130.

Silvestre, B.S.; Gimenes, F.; Silva Neto, R. (2017). A sustainability paradox? Sustainable operations in the offshore oil and gas industry: the case of Petrobras. Journal of Cleaner Production, 142, 360–370.

Carvalho, S. W.; Silvestre, B.S; Cunningham, P. (2017). Hitting the nail on the head: Insight into Consumer Assessment of Sustainability-Related Innovations. Long Range Planning, 50(6), 741-755.

Ha, M.H.; Yang, Z.; Notteboom, T.; Ng, A.K.Y.; Heo, M.W. (2017). Revisiting port performance measurement: a hybrid multi-stakeholder framework for the modelling of port performance indicators. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review 103: 1-16.

Klassen, R. D.; Hajmohammad, S. (2017). Multiple temporal perspectives extend sustainable competitiveness. International Journal of Operations & Production Management, 37(11), 1-26.

Lau, Y.Y.; Ducruet, C.; Ng, A.K.Y.; Fu, X. (2017). Across the waves: a bibliometric analysis of container shipping research since the 1960s. Maritime Policy & Management 44(6): 667-684.

Wang, L.; Notteboom, T.E.; Lau, Y.Y.; Ng, A.K.Y. (2017). Functional differentiation and sustainability: a new stage of development in the Chinese container port system. Sustainability 9(3): 328.

Wong, K. H.; Shou, E. C.; Zhang, H.; Ng, A.K.Y. (2017). Strategy formulation of new generation ports: A case study of Hong Kong International Terminals Ltd.(HIT). Research in Transportation Business & Management, (22), 239-254.


Hajmohammad, S.; Vachon, S. (2016). Mitigation, avoidance, or acceptance? Managing supplier sustainability risk. Journal of Supply Chain Management, 52(2), 48-65.

Jiang, C.; Li, X. (2016). Low Cost Carrier and High-Speed Rail: A Macroeconomic Comparison between Japan and Europe. Research in Transportation Business & Management, 21, 3-10.

Jiang, C.; Zhang, A. (2016). Airline network choice and market coverage under high-speed rail competition. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 92, 248-260.

Prentice, B.E.; Lau, Y.Y. (2016). Market Potential for Transport Airships in Service to Hong Kong. International Journal of Aviation Management, 3(1): 68-83.

Silvestre, B.S.(2016). Sustainable supply chain management: Past debate and future directions. Gestão & Produção, 23(2), 235-249.

Bhardwaj, A.K.; Gajpal Y.; Singh, M. (2016). Fuzzy reliability analysis of integrated network traffic visualization system for LAN Resources. International Journal of Fuzzy Systems, 31(3), 1941-1953.

D’Alfonso, T.; Jiang, C.; Bracaglia, V. (2016). Air transport and high-speed rail competition: Environmental implications and mitigation Policies. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 92, 261-27.

Homosombat, W.; Ng, A.K.Y.; Fu, X. (2016). Regional transformation and port cluster competition: the case of the Pearl River Delta in South China. Growth and Change 47(3): 349-362.

Sanchez-Bajo, C.; Silvestre, B.S. (2016). Las cooperativas en las cadenas de valor del café en Guatemala: su contribución al logro de objetivos sociales, laborales y ambientales (in Spanish). Revista del Centro de Estudios de Sociología del Trabajo, 8, 35-74.

Vachon, S.; Hajmohammad, S. (2016). Supply chain uncertainty and environmental management. Asian Journal of Sustainability and Social Responsibility, 5, 1-13.

Zeng, Q.; Qu, C.; Ng, A.K.Y.; Zhao, X. (2016). A new approach for Baltic Dry Index forecasting based on empirical mode decomposition and neural networks. Maritime Economics & Logistics, 18(2): 192-210.


Appadoo S. S.;Gajpal Y.; Bhatti, R. S. (2015). A Gaussian fuzzy inventory EOQ model subject to inaccuracies in model parameters: A supply chain management application. International Academic Research Journal of Business and Management, 3(10), 1-11.

Gajpal Y.; Mustapha, N. (2015). Two efficient heuristics to solve the integrated load distribution and production planning problem. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 144, 204-214.

Gajpal Y.; Elazouni, A. (2015). Enhanced heuristic for finance-based scheduling of construction projects. Construction Management and Economics, 33(7), 531-553.

Jiang, C.; Wan, Y.; D’Alfonso, T. (2015). Strategic choice of alliance membership under local competition and global networks. Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, 49 2), 316-337.

Ng, A.K.Y.; Valesco-Acosta, A.; Wang, T. (2015). Institutions and the governance of transport infrastructure projects: Some insight from the planning and construction of the CentrePort Canada Way. Research in Transportation Business and Management, 14, 25-33.

Prentice, B.E.(2015). Canadian airport security: The Privatization of a public good. Journal of Air Transport Management, 48, 52-59.

Silvestre, B.S.(2015). Sustainable Supply Chain Management in Emerging Economies: Environmental Turbulence, Institutional Voids and Sustainability Trajectories. International Journal of Production Economics, 167, 156-169.

Silvestre, B.S. (2015). A Hard Nut to Crack! Implementing Supply Chain Sustainability Strategies in an Emerging Economy. Journal of Cleaner Production, 96, 171–181.

AbdulKader, M. M. S.; Gajpal Y., ElMekkawy T. Y. (2015). Hybridized ant colony algorithm for the multi compartment vehicle routing problem. Applied Soft Computing, 37, 196-203.

Blank, S.; Prentice, B.E. (2015). NAFTA at 20: Time to open the internal borders of North American transport cabotage. Research in Transportation Business & Management, 16, 4–14.
Crainic T. G.; Gajpal Y.; Gendreau M. (2015). The multi-zone, multi-trip vehicle routing problem with Time-Windows. Information System and Operational Research (INFOR), 53(2), 49-67.

D’Alfonso, T.; Jiang, C.; Bracaglia, V. (2015). Would high-speed rail competition benefit environment and social welfare? Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 74, 118-137.

Gillen, D.; Hasheminia, H.; Jiang, C. (2015). Strategic considerations behind the network-regional airline tie ups – a theoretical and empirical study. Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 72, 93-111.

Lau, Y.Y.; Ng, A.K.Y. (2015). The motivations and expectations of students pursuing maritime education. WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs, 14(2), 313-331.

Rodrigues, V.S.; Pettit, S.; Harris, I.; Beresford, A.; Piecyk, M.; Yang, Z.; Ng, A.K.Y. (2015). UK supply chain carbon mitigation strategies using alternative ports and multimodal freight transport operations. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 78, 40-56.

Tongzon, J.L.; Ng, A.K.Y.; Shou, E.C. (2015). Institutions, transport infrastructure governance and planning: lessons from the corporatization of port authorities in East Asia. Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 33(6), 1467-1483.

Xiao, Y.; Fu, X.; Ng, A.K.Y.; Zhang, A. (2015). Port investments on coastal and marine disasters prevention: economic modeling and implications. Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 78, 202-221.

Wan, C.; Zhang, D.; Shi, J.; Fu, S.; Yan, X.; Ng, A.K.Y. (2015). Emerging LNG fueled ships in the Chinese shipping industry: A hybrid analysis on its prospects. WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs, 14(1), 43-59.

Wan, Y.; Jiang, C.; Zhang, A. (2015). Airport congestion pricing and terminal investment: Effects of terminal congestion, passenger types, and concessions. Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 82, 91-113.