• Jankin Abdul Rahman Faculty of Industrial Management, Universiti Malaysia Pahang Al-Sultan Abdullah, Pahang, Malaysia
  • Marián Bujna Faculty of Engineering, Slovak University of Agricultural, Tr. A. Hlinku 2, 949 76, Nitra, Slovakia
  • Chia Kuang Lee Faculty of Industrial Management, Universiti Malaysia Pahang Al-Sultan Abdullah, Pahang, Malaysia



Blockchain, Supply chain, DEMATEL, Critical analysis, Adoption factors


This exploration is initiated with resolute authentic intention of unravelling complex and intricate topics surrounding the adoption of blockchain technology in supply chain management. Thus, through the operation of DEMATEL (Decision Making Trial and Evaluation Laboratory) analysis, a methodological approach known for capturing and evaluating complex relationships is rather crucial as it could transition the complexity inherent in these factors to a state of clarity. It delves into three influences of technological factors namely, scalability, interoperability, and security that serve as decisive influence on blockchain adoption. The study explores the influence of those technological factors and the dynamic of collective impact on decision-making process in blockchain adoption within the supply chain context. The findings produced from this study hold strong implications for practitioners, policymakers, and researchers seeking to enhance the strategic adoption of blockchain technology in supply chain ecosystems.


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How to Cite

Abdul Rahman, J., Bujna, M., & Lee, C. K. (2024). FROM COMPLEXITY TO CLARITY: A DEMATEL ANALYSIS OF CRITICAL BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY ADOPTION FACTORS. Journal of Governance and Integrity, 7(1), 723–736.