"International Crisis Hits the Supply Chain: The Japan Disaster" presentation by Jim Rice at TAPA Conference in New Orleans, LA on June 6, 2011
"Only As Strong As The Weakest Link" by James B. Rice, Jr., Mechanical Engineering, June 2011 [article on the impact of Japan disaster - earthquake,/tsunami/nuclear meltdown - on supply chains]
"Do You Have the Skill to Manage a Crisis?" Supply Chain Management Review, by Dr. Bruce Arntzen and James B. Rice, Jr., May/June 2011
The Japan Disaster: Rebuilding Supply Chains, Journal of Commerce webinar, March 25, 2011 by Bruce Arntzen and Jim Rice (pdf of presentation)
SC Response Examples from Japan Disaster (early draft) - by Jim Rice, March 25, 2011 (pdf of a spreadsheet with examples and impacts)
"Development of a Statewide Freight System Resiliency Plan" Project Report, July 23, 2008 by Dr. Chris Caplice and James B. Rice, Jr.
"Resilience: What it is and how to achieve it" Congressional Testimony, May 6, 2008 by Prof. Yossi Sheffi The House Committee on Homeland Security, Washington, D.C. “ The Resilient Homeland – Broadening the Homeland Security Strategy”
"100% Container Scanning: Security Policy Implications for Global Supply Chains" MIT Thesis by Allison C. Bennett and Yi Zhuan Chin, June 2008
"How Risk Management Can Secure Your Business" by Jim Rice, MIT and Bill Tenney, Target Corporation, published in Supply Chain Strategy, June 2007
"Rethinking Security" by Jim Rice, published in Logistics Management, May 2007
"Give Your Transborder Supply Chain a Strategic Lift" by Jim Rice, MIT and Philip Spayd, Global Trade Systems, published in Supply Chain Strategy, February 2007
"A Supply Chain View of the Resilient Enterprise" by Yossi Sheffi and James B. Rice, Jr. published in Sloan Management Review, Fall 2005
The Resilient Enterprise - Sheffi, MIT Press, October 2005
"Investing in Supply Chain Security - Collateral Benefits" by James B. Rice, Jr., MIT and Philip Spayd, Global Trade Systems, published by The IBM Center for the Business of Government, May 2005
"Supply Chain Management under the Threat of International Terrorism" by Yossi Sheffi, published in the International Journal of Logistics Management (v12, no. 2, 2001)
"Supply Chain Response to Terrorism: Creating Resilient & Secure Supply Chains" Interim report of progress and observations of this research through August, 2003.
"Building a Secure and Resilient Supply Network" article in Supply Chain Management Review, September-October 2003 by James B. Rice, Jr. and Federico Caniato reviews some of the findings of the project team in terms of creating secure and resilient supply networks.
"Supply Chain Response to Global Terrorism: A Situation Scan" paper describing project progress through March, 2003 and as submitted to the EurOMA-POMS Conference in Como, Italy June, 2003. Federico Caniato gave this presentation on the paper at the conference on June 17, 2003.
The Supply Chain Response project was generously funded by the MIT Integrated Supply Chain Management (ISCM) Program, the University Transportation Center (UTC) Program, and The Cambridge-MIT Institute.