Publications / 2002 Proceedings of the 19th ISARC, Washington, USA

An Automated Selecting Subcontractor Model in e-Commerce

P. Lin
Pages 47-53 (2002 Proceedings of the 19th ISARC, Washington, USA, ISSN 2413-5844)

From the observation of organization changes in digital economy, the features of organization expansion from its concentrated kernel to the globalized ecommerce scope is identified to rebuild the relationships and connections between the whole subcontracting supply chain for construction projects. An automated subcontracting selection model is proposed and the final decision-making for selection will be approached by Multiple Attribute Utility Theory. Following this methodology, it can be expected to bring the excellent decision support into full play for the selection of subcontractors.

Keywords: utility theory, e-commerce, subcontract, decision-making