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Joerg S. Hofstetter is Associate Professor in Supply Chain Management, and received his M.Sc. from University of Stuttgart (Germany) and his Ph.D. from University of St. Gallen (Switzerland) in 2004. Before joining KEDGE he was assistant professor in supply chain management at University of St. Gallen, and vice director of the chair of logistics management. He serves as President of the International Forum on Sustainable Value Chains (ISVC). His research revolves on the aspects of corporate global value chains, sustainable supply chains, sub-supplier management, and sustainable procurement. His work has been published e.g. in International Journal of Production Economics, Journal of Cleaner Production and International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management.

    Recent publications
    Publication Year of publication Type of publication
    HERRERA, A., M. ACQUAAH, R. ASIAMA, J. HOFSTETTER, Skills development for fair production and sustainable supply chains, White paper, United Nations Industrial Development Organisation, Austria, 2024 2024 Book
    STRASSER, J., J. GRABS, J. HOFSTETTER, B. GARCIA, C. GRÜNING, C. TRAN, K. MARTIN, J. HANNAK, J. JÜDE, M. BECKER, Cost allocation and incentive mechanisms for environmental, climate protection and resource conservation along global supply chains - Analysis of the cotton, tin, natural rubber, coffee and iron ore supply chains, Umweltbundesamt (German Environment Agency), Germany, 2024 2024 Book
    HOFSTETTER, J., V. H. VILLENA, "Sub-supplier Management" in The Palgrave Handbook of Supply Chain Management., Joseph Sarkis Ed., Palgrave Macmillan Cham, pp. 1063-1084, 2024 2024 Book chapter
    TAN, T., Y. BOUCHERY, J. HOFSTETTER, "Supply Chain Collaboration for Sustainability" in Sustainable Supply Chains., Yann Bouchery, Charles J. Corbett, Jan C. Fransoo, Tarkan Tan Eds, Springer International Publishing, pp. 263-278, 2024 2024 Book chapter
    SARKIS, J., J. HOFSTETTER, "Corporate sustainable supply chain management: from freestyle to compulsory" in Research Handbook on International Corporate Social Responsibility., Anthony Goerzen Ed., Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 443–461, 2023 2023 Book chapter
    GRIMM, J. H., J. HOFSTETTER, J. SARKIS, "Corporate sustainability standards in multi-tier supply chains – an institutional entrepreneurship perspective", International Journal of Production Research, 2023, vol. 61, no. 14, pp. 4702-4724 2023 Journal article
    HOFSTETTER, J., A. MCGAHAN, B. SILVERMAN, B. ZOOGAH, "Sustainability and global value chains in Africa: Introduction to the special issue", Africa Journal of Management, 2022, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 1-14 2022 Journal article
    SARKIS, J., P. DEWICK, M. COHEN, J. HOFSTETTER, P. SCHRÖDER, "Coordinating Circular & Degrowth Systems for Strong Sustainability", Amplify, 2022, vol. 35, no. 5, pp. 26-31 2022 Journal article
    GOERZEN, A., S. P. ISKANDER, J. HOFSTETTER, "The effect of institutional pressures on business-led interventions to improve social compliance among emerging market suppliers in global value chains", Journal of International Business Policy, 2021, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 347-367 2021 Journal article
    HOFSTETTER, J., V. DE MARCHI, J. SARKIS, K. GOVINDAN, R. KLASSEN, A. R. OMETTO, K. S. SPRAUL, N. BOCKEN, W. S. ASHTON, S. SHARMA, M. JAEGER-ERBEN, C. JENSEN, P. DEWICK, P. SCHRÖDER, N. SINKOVICS, S. E. IBRAHIM, L. FISKE, A. GOERZEN, D. VAZQUEZ-BRUST, "From Sustainable Global Value Chains to Circular Economy—Different Silos, Different Perspectives, but Many Opportunities to Build Bridges", Circular Economy and Sustainability, 2021, vol. 1, pp. 21-47 2021 Journal article
    WOHLGEZOGEN, F., J. HOFSTETTER, F. BRUECK, R. HAMANN, "Supplier Engagement in Sustainability Programs: A Field Experiment of Enabling Versus Coercive Formalization", Organization and Environment, 2021, vol. 34, no. 3, pp. 435-458 2021 Journal article
    SHARMA , S., T. BOUZDINE-CHAMEEVA, J. HOFSTETTER, "The Role of Family Estates in Institutional Change toward Sustainable Viticulture in Bordeaux." in Pioneering Sustainable Family Firms’ Patient Capital Strategies.., Pramodita Sharma & Sanjay Sharma Ed., Edward Elgar Publishing, chap. Chapitre 12, pp. 304-335, 2021 2021 Book chapter
    EHRENTHAL, J., T. W. GRUEN, J. HOFSTETTER, "Recommendations for Conducting Service-Dominant Logic Research" in New Trends in Business Information Systems and Technology., Dornberger, Rolf Eds, Springer International Publishing, 2020 2020 Book chapter
    HOFSTETTER, J. S., J. H.GRIMM, "Multi-tier sustainable supply chain management" in Handbook on the Sustainable Supply Chain., Joseph Sarkis Ed., Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 526-541, 2019 2019 Book chapter
    GRIMM, J. H., J. S.HOFSTETTER, J.SARKIS, "Interrelationships amongst factors for sub-supplier corporate sustainability standards compliance: An exploratory field study", Journal of Cleaner Production, 2018, vol. 203, pp. 240-259 2018 Journal article
    GRIMM, J. H., J. S.HOFSTETTER, J.SARKIS, "Exploring sub-suppliers' compliance with corporate sustainability standards", Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, vol. 112, pp. 1971-1984 2016 Journal article
    WÜTZ, S., J. S.HOFSTETTER, W.STÖLZLE, Corporate Supply Chain Management Organization and Governance: A Guidebook, Cuvillier, Göttingen, Germany, 2016 2016 Book
    Teaching domains

    Operations Management/Supply Chain


    Research domains

    Supply Chain & Logistics

    Sustainable Development


    Agri-food business

    Business Ethics

    Developing Countries

    Family Business


    International Business


    Social Enterprise



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