Restructuring the automobile industry

a study of firms and states in modern capitalism by Dennis Patrick Quinn

Publisher: Columbia University Press in New York

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  • United States.,
  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Automobile industry and trade -- United States.,
  • Automobile industry and trade -- Great Britain.,
  • Industrial policy -- United States.,
  • Industrial policy -- Great Britain.

Edition Notes

StatementDennis Patrick Quinn, Jr.
SeriesColumbia studies in business, government, and society
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9710.U52 Q56 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 395 p. :
Number of Pages395
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2386894M
ISBN 100231065248
LC Control Number87015919

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Originally published inthis book examines the spatial implications of the changes to the automobile industry at world, national and local levels. The volume brings together the work of North American, European and Japanese geographers, economists and sociologists, and includes perspectives from the components industry, the shop floor.

Originally published inthis book examines the spatial implications of the changes to the automobile industry at world, national and local levels. The volume brings together the work of North American, European and Japanese geographers, economists and sociologists, and includes perspectives from the components industry, the shop floor.

I started researching the dramatic changes in the automobile industry of Central and East European countries in the late s. My interest grew out of my previous work on the post-socialist transformation, foreign - rect investment and regional economic development. The post restructuring of the industry is analyzed in the context of its pre development and in the context of the East European automobile industry as a whole.

Specifically, the book examines the development and post restructuring of the Czech car, components, and truck s: 1. The post restructuring of the Czech automotive industry is analyzed in the context of its pre development and in the context of the Central and East European automobile industry as a whole.

I started researching the dramatic changes in the automobile industry of Central and East European countries in the late s. My interest grew out of my previous work on the post-socialist transformation, foreign - rect investment and regional economic development.

While researching the economic and regional development effects of foreign direct inve- ment, I was increasingly drawn to the. At its peak in the s and s, automobile manufacturing was the largest, most profitable industry in the United States and residents of industry hubs like Detroit and Flint, Michigan had some of the highest incomes in the country.

Over the last half-century, the industry has declined, and American automakers now struggle to stay s: 3. Originally published inthis book examines the spatial implications of the changes to the automobile industry at world, national and local levels.

The volume brings together the work of North American, European and Japanese geographers, economists and sociologists, and includes. Automotive Industry automobile industry By allowing consumers to commute long distances for work, shopping, and entertainment, the auto industry has encouraged the development of an extensive road system, made possible the growth of suburbs and shopping centers around major cities, and played a key role in the growth of ancillary industries.

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Specifically, the book examines the development and post restructuring of the Czech passenger car industry, the components industry and truck. Restructuring the Global Automobile Industry. DOI link for Restructuring the Global Automobile Industry. Restructuring the Global Automobile Industry book.

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Against this very background, the recent reorganization of the global automobile industry is developing. Some processes of reorganization are putting major focus on scale economy at the global level and attracting public attention in cases like Daimler – Chrysler and Nissan – Renault.

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These sections draw on the latest research carried out by the authors in Europe through which they evaluate the extent to which lean production techniques have permeated the vehicle assemblers and components industry. Authored by Petr Pavlinek, UNO faculty member. This book investigates the complex processes of the post transformation in the Czech automotive industry and its selective integration in the West European automobile manufacturing system.

The post restructuring of the Czech automotive industry is analyzed in the context of its pre development and in the context of the Central and. Global restructuring and the auto industry David Baileya, Alex de Ruyterb, Jonathan Michiec and Peter Tylerd aCoventry University Business School, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK, @ bBusiness School, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley PA1 2BE, UK, [email protected]

cDepartment for Continuing Education and Kellogg College, Oxford University, 62 Banbury. Law firms typically publish information on covenant analysis, which often plays a key role in the restructuring process.

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to many positive and negative changes to countries across the world. Developing countries have benefited from the relocation of factories. Kumar, Pradeep, and John Holmes. Change But in What Direction. Divergent Union Responses to Work Restructuring in the North American Auto Industry.

In Social Reconstructions of the World Automobile Industry: Competition, Power and Industrial Flexibility, ed. Frederic Deyo, – London: Macmillan. Japan and the Global Automotive Industry In this book, eminent industry specialist Koichi Shimokawa draws on his thirty years of research and fieldwork with Japanese and US automotive industry, including The Japanese Automobile Industry (London: Athron Press, ).

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This hearing is part of the Committee's ongoing oversight of the. The automotive industry in Germany is one of the largest employers in the world, with a labor force of over() working in the industry. Being home to the modern car, the German automobile industry is regarded as the most competitive and innovative in the world, and has the third highest car production in the world, and fourth highest total motor vehicle production.of America in half.

In the automobile industry, General Motors, Ford, and Chrysler all experienced reductions in the workforce and market share throughout the s, and judging by recent announcements by GM that anot jobs will be cut over the next three years, the trend will continue.

These changes have altered the respective roles of.A - perhaps the - central theme around which the RURE programme was conceived is that the restructuring of the production system lies at the heart of the changing map of Europe.

Equally, it continues to be the case that the automobile industry lies at the cutting edge of the search for viable new models of production.