A Framework to Analyze Cash Supply Chains Academic Article uri icon


  • The Federal Reserve System of the United States is making changes to its cash recirculation policy to reduce depository institutions' (banks') overuse of its cash processing services. These changes will affect operating policies and costs at many institutions having large cash businesses and, in turn, impact cash transportation and logistics providers. This study provides the framework to study the cash supply chain structure and analyzes it as a closed-loop supply chain. Additionally, it describes the cash flow management system used by banks in the U.S. 2006 Production and Operations Managen.

published proceedings

  • Production and Operations Management

author list (cited authors)

  • Rajamani, D., Geismar, H. N., & Sriskandarajah, C.

citation count

  • 25

complete list of authors

  • Rajamani, Divakar||Geismar, H Neil||Sriskandarajah, Chelliah

publication date

  • December 2006