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Title The Competitive status of the U.S. auto industry : a study of the influences of technology in determining international industrial competitive advantage / prepared by Automobile Panel, Committee on Technology and International Economic and Trade Issues of the Office of the Foreign Secretary, National Academy of Engineering and the Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems, National Research Council.
Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1982.

Subject Automobile industry and trade -- United States.
Alt Name National Academy of Engineering. Committee on Technology and International Economic and Trade Issues. Automobile Panel.
National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems.
Description 1 online resource (xii, 203 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-200).
Contents The U.S. auto industry in crisis -- An industry primer -- The evolution of technology : from radical to incremental innovation -- International competition : trade flows and industry structure -- Government regulation : the evolution of public demands on the industry -- The sources of competitive advantage : cost and quality comparisons -- Jobs and people : the impact of workforce management on competition -- Technology and competition in the U.S. automobile market -- The character of automotive innovation in the 1970s and beyond -- The automotive future : three scenarios and their implications.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Print version record.
ISBN 0585168490 (electronic bk.)
9780585168494 (electronic bk.)
030903289X (print)
9780309032896 (print)
OCLC # 44959168
Additional Format Print version: Competitive status of the U.S. auto industry. Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1982 030903289X (DLC) 82012506 (OCoLC)8628539

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