Research on the Government’s Roles in Enterprise Green Supply Chain Management
Science Journal of Business and Management
Volume 6, Issue 3, June 2018, Pages: 74-80
Received: Dec. 5, 2018; Published: Dec. 6, 2018
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Authors
Qiu Xia, The School of Government, Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing, P. R. China
Ke Gao, PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University, Beijing, P.R. China; Development Research Center of Shandong Provincial People’s Government, Jinan, P. R. China
Wen Shi, The School of Economics, Fudan University, Shanghai, P. R. China
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Abstract
Green supply chain management (GSCM) plays a crucial role in promoting supply-side structural reform. However, enterprises are not active in action since the development and operation costs of GSCM will erode their profits. Thus, the government should provide active intervention that focuses on identifying its position, that is to say, what are the roles of the government in promoting the implementation of GSCM in enterprises. A theoretical analysis shows that the roles of the government in promoting the implementation of GSCM in enterprises can be boiled down to four types: supervisor, supporter, enforcer and coordinator. According to the result of the theoretical analysis, this paper build an evolutionary game model between the government and GSCM enterprises, to discuss what a kind of role the government should play in intervening the game situation in different contexts to encourage enterprises to implement GSCM, and prove the correctness of the theoretical analysis. At last, this paper puts forward some suggestions on how to realize these roles of the government based on the result of the model.
Keywords
Government’s Roles, GSCM, Evolutionary Game, Stakeholder
To cite this article
Qiu Xia, Ke Gao, Wen Shi, Research on the Government’s Roles in Enterprise Green Supply Chain Management, Science Journal of Business and Management. Vol. 6, No. 3, 2018, pp. 74-80. doi: 10.11648/j.sjbm.20180603.12
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