Handbook of Manufacturing Industries in the World Economy
Editors: John R. Bryson, Jennifer Clark, and Vida Vanchan
Chapter, Škoda Auto: The transformation from a domestic to a Tier Two lead firm, authored by Petr Pavlinek, UNO faculty member.
This interdisciplinary volume provides a critical and multi-disciplinary review of current manufacturing processes, practices, and policies, and broadens our understanding of production and innovation in the world economy. Chapters highlight how firms and industries modify existing processes to produce for established and emerging markets through dynamic and design-driven strategies. This approach allows readers to view transformations in production systems and processes across sectors, technologies and industries. Contributors include scholars ranging from engineering to policy to economic geography. The evidence demonstrates that manufacturing continues to matter in the world economy.
Geography and Geology
Bryson, John R.; Clark, Jennifer; and Vanchan, Vida, "Handbook of Manufacturing Industries in the World Economy" (2015). Faculty Books and Monographs. 310.