Japan and the Global Automotive Industry

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The Japanese automotive industry enjoyed spectacular success in the 1980s. This was largely due to the so-called 'Lean Production System' - the combination of an efficient production system, an effective supplier system, and a product development system. In the 1990s the industry fell on hard times because of the Japanese asset price bubble and extreme currency appreciation. In this book, eminent industry specialist Koichi Shimokawa draws on his thirty years of research and fieldwork with Japanese and American firms, to ...

Japan and the Global Automotive Industry 2012, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107412682

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Japan and the Global Automotive Industry 2010, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521866873

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