Advances in Applied Business Strategy

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781559385138
  • Publisher: Jai Press, Inc.
  • Publication date: 5/28/1993
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 0.75 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 9.21 (d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors
Introduction
What We Can Learn from the Past: A Comparison of Historical Manufacturing Systems With Computer-Integrated Manufacturing 1
Competitiveness and Global Manufacturing: The Contribution of Information Technology 21
Impact of Global Change on International Business Strategy 47
The Shifting Playing Field in Global Competition 61
Manufacturing Risk and Global Markets 103
Implications of Global Manufacturing for Strategy and Organization Design 125
Design-Manufacturing Integration and the Global Context 167
The Concept of Fit in Manufacturing: Implications for Investments in "CIM" Technologies 189
International Manufacturing Strategies and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing (CIM): A Review of the Emerging Interactive Effects 211
Manufacturing Strategy Research Approaches: Issues and Implications for Global Manufacturing 243
Bibliography 275
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