The development of the motor vechicle industry in Argentina is an important example of how national and international forces interact within a specific industry, at a particular locale, and within a state system. This comprehensive volume is a detailed examination of the dynamics of this industry against the background of development and underdevelopment in Argentina, changes in world industry, and the changing relation of Argentina to the world economy. Using a multidisciplinary approach, the author explores the internal economic evolution and geography of the industry through various phases, such as importing, assembling, and manufacturing, and analyzes the processes of change in organizational structure, production, and trade.machines) and in the new axle and transmission, electroplating, and wiring plants.18 Savings on labor time were thereby achieved on ... none of the other auto enterprises had approached the technological level of IK A. Toward the end of the 1960s, Fiat joined IKA-Renault in its ... Fiat and Renault both built new painting plants that radically changed the method of painting from a manual process to oneanbsp;...
|Title||:||Absentee Entrepreneurship and the Dynamics of the Motor Vehicle Industry in Argentina|
|Author||:||Maria Beatriz Nofal|
|Publisher||:||Praeger Publishers - 1989-01-01|