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David Cantor

Title: Walker Professor in Logistics & Supply Chain Management / Professor of Supply Chain Management
Department: Supply Chain Management

Office: 3422 Gerdin Business Building
Phone number: (515) 294-8462

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Academic History

  • PhD, Supply Chain Management, University of Maryland, 2006

Selected Publications

  • Elking, I., Cantor, D.E., Hofer, C. (2022) "The Impact of Supplier Innovation on Buyer Innovation and the Moderating Effects of Geographic Distance, Financial Interdependence, and Technical Similarity", Journal of Strategy and Management,
  • Modi, S.B and Cantor, D.E. (2021) "How Coopetition Influences Environmental Performance: Role of Financial Slack, Leverage, and Leanness", Production and Operations Management, 30 (7):22. Link to Paper
  • Singh, P., Cantor, D.E., Grimm, C.M., Hofer, C., and Elking, I. (2020) "Do Firms Spend More on Suppliers That Have Environmental Expertise? An Empirical Study of U.S. Manufacturers’ Procurement Spend.", Journal of Business Logistics, 41 (2):19. Link to Paper
  • Kumar, A., Cantor, D.E., and Grimm C.M. (2019) "The Impact of Supplier’s Environmental Management Concerns on a Buyer’s Environmental Reputation", Transportation Research, Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 122:448-462. Link to Paper
  • Cantor, D.E., and Jin, Yao. (2019) "Theoretical and Empirical Evidence of Behavioral and Production Line Factors That Influence Helping Behavior", Journal of Operations Management, 65 (4):312-332. Link to Paper