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Research on Relationships Among Institutional Pressure, Stewardship Behavior, Green Supply Chain Management, and Organizational Performance: The Case of Electrical and Electronics Industries in Taiwan

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Yi-Chun Huang

Department of Business Administration,
National Kaohsiung University of Applied
Science,
No. 415, Jiangong Road, Sanmin District,
Kaohsiung 80778, Taiwan
e-mail: peterhun@kuas.edu.tw

Chih-Hsuan Huang

School of Business Administration,
Hubei University of Economics,
No.8, Yanghu Avenue, Canglongdao
Development Zone, Jiangxia District,
Wuhan City, Hubei Province 430205, China
e-mail: tititacer@163.com

1Corresponding author.

Contributed by the Computers and Information Division of ASME for publication in the JOURNAL OF COMPUTING AND INFORMATION SCIENCE IN ENGINEERING. Manuscript received January 17, 2016; final manuscript received March 31, 2016; published online November 7, 2016. Assoc. Editor: ChiKit Au.

J. Comput. Inf. Sci. Eng 16(4), 041010 (Nov 07, 2016) (7 pages) Paper No: JCISE-16-1024; doi: 10.1115/1.4033435 History: Received January 17, 2016; Revised March 31, 2016

The purpose of this paper is to discuss the impacts of critical elements on green supply chain management (GSCM) in the Electrical and Electronic Industries in Taiwan. One-thousand questionnaires were sent to Electrical and Electronics Industries in Taiwan; 180 valid questionnaires were returned using amos 18.0 to analyze the data. The results suggest that institutional pressure is an important factor affecting companies' promotion of GSCM. Companies face the pressure exerted by the institutional environment, which will affect the enterprises executives' cognition and emotion on the institutional environment, thus leading to an environmental commitment. Additionally, the results demonstrate that GSCM improves the enterprises' environmental performance, economic performance, and operating performance, ultimately leading to sustainable development.

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