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The Machine That Changed the World: The Story of Lean Production-- Toyota's ...

James P. Womack, Daniel T. Jones, Daniel Roos - Business & Economics - 2007 - 352 pages
The classic, nationally bestselling book that first articulated the principles of lean production, with a new foreword and afterword by the authors. When The Machine That ...
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Lost Car Companies of Detroit

Alan Naldrett - Transportation - 2016 - 144 pages
Among more than two hundred auto companies that tried their luck in the Motor City, just three remain: Ford, General Motors and Chrysler. But many of those lost to history have ...
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The U.S. Auto Industry: American Carmakers and the Economic Crisis

Jeri Freedman - Business & Economics - 2010 - 64 pages
Provides information on the bailout of the U.S. auto industry and different viewpoints on how to deal with the issue.
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Factory Man: How Jim Harbour Discovered Toyota's Quality and Productivity ...

James E. Harbour, James V. Higgins - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 170 pages
Factory Man is about James Harbour and the epic struggle of the U.S. auto industry to catch up to Japan in quality and productivity. James Harbour's story, blunt and accessible ...
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How Detroit Became the "Automotive Capitol of the World": The story behind ...

Robert Tata - History - 2013 - 80 pages
The author, a licensed Professional Engineer, has family roots in the Detroit area and has also been employed in an engineering capacity by all “Big Three” automakers; GM, Ford ...
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The Automobile and American Life

John Heitmann - Transportation - 2009 - 260 pages
"The book covers the automobile from inception and later a plaything for the well-to-do; Henry Ford and the machine age; competition in the 1920s; road culture; religion ...
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Robert Asher - Business & Economics - 1995 - 307 pages
An anthology of original essays on the history of work experience in automobile factories, from 1913 to the present.
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Ford and the Global Strategies of Multinationals: The North American Auto ...

Maria Isabel Studer Noguez - Business & Economics - 2003 - 384 pages
Today, the Multinational Enterprise (MNE) is seen as a leading agent in the process of globalization. As they adopt global strategies, MNE's are seen to be creating stronger ...
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The Knowledge Link: How Firms Compete Through Strategic Alliances

Joseph Badaracco - Business & Economics - 1991 - 189 pages
Describes how companies such as General Motors and IBM form temporary alliances with their competitors to take advantage of what they can learn from seeing how other companies work
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