Why Quants Should Manage Your Supply Chain Risk
Harvard Business Review
NOVEMBER 9, 2012
When Thai flooding created significant shortages in the hard disc drive market, manufacturers lost millions of dollars. In an uncertain and volatile world, risk management — a previously unsexy subject for many managers who created annual updates or reviews of their company's risk management plans — is now a front-burner issue for many. This is a concept fundamental to finance but that, for some reason, has not migrated into supply chain risk management.