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The productivity dilemma roadblock to innovation in the automobile industry by William J. Abernathy

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Automobile industry and trade -- United States.,
  • Labor productivity -- United States.,
  • Technological innovations -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementWilliam J. Abernathy.
LC ClassificationsHD9710.U52 A56
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 267 p. :
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4714819M
ISBN 100801820812
LC Control Number78001034

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