This book brings together original studies of the development of Japanese and - crucially - non-Japanese management in the automotive industry from around the world, including a total of nine country studies in the key production and consumption theatres North and South America, Europe and Japan. It offers new perspectives for all those concerned with the impact of new management arrangements on both employees and management alike.
New Technology,Work and Employment - "This is an excellent collection of articles devoted to the spread and operation of Japanese management techniques in the world automotive industry".
Asia Pacific Business Review, Vol 5, No 2, Winter 98
"This excellent collection of papers … A considerable achievement.