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Relative to OM, research in IOM is found to focus more on distribution, strategy, purchasing, facility location, and quality management as opposed to scheduling, inventory control, aggregate planning, capacity management, facility layout, services, quality of work life and project management.
A significant upward trend is noted in the number of IOM articles published over time.
Also, differences are found between the topical coverage of IOM research appearing in practitioner journals and that appearing in academic journals.
The methodological profile of IOM research studies finds empirical articles to be most prevalent, followed by articles on models, descriptive articles, and literature reviews. As one might expect, the proportion of IOM research authored by practitioners relative to academicians is found to be higher for IOM research appearing in practitioner-oriented journals than that in academically-oriented journals.
The study provides an understanding of what constitutes IOM research and the directions of research in this area.
It discusses the implications of the findings for industry and for future research and also presents a comprehensive set of keywords that can be used for identifying IOM research publications. Previous article in issue.Business analysis is a research discipline of identifying business needs and determining solutions to business problems.
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