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Green Logistics: A Tertiary Study and a Research Agenda

  • Narley Worllos do Carmo NettoEmail author
  • Brenda de Farias Oliveira Cardoso
  • Luiz Felipe Roris Rodriguez Scavarda do Carmo
  • Rafael Martinelli Pinto
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics book series (SPBE)

Abstract

Our work intend to provide a tertiary review of the literature related to green logistics, answering the following research questions: What are the main green logistics reviews? What are their characteristics? What are the objectives of the studies in which researchers are most involved? And what are the main gaps for future research?

Keywords

Tertiary review Green logistics Sustainable logistics 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Narley Worllos do Carmo Netto
    • 1
    Email author
  • Brenda de Farias Oliveira Cardoso
    • 1
  • Luiz Felipe Roris Rodriguez Scavarda do Carmo
    • 1
  • Rafael Martinelli Pinto
    • 1
  1. 1.Pontificia Universidade Católica do Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroBrazil

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