International Journal of Production Research volume 57, issue 15-16, P5284-5317 2019 DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2019.1566667 View full text
Maria Pia Ciano, Rossella Pozzi, Tommaso Rossi, Fernanda Strozzi

Abstract: The aim of this study is to investigate the body of literature on lean published by the International Journal of Production Research (IJPR), which has been interested in the subject since its dawn. This review adopted a dynamic and quantitative bibliometric method composed of the keywords co-occurrence network and keywords burst detection. The analyses performed on keywords co-occurrence networks highlighted how research in IJPR has addressed research on lean over time and allowed a comparison with the consoli…

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