World Bank Technical Paper No. 384. This study analyzes how technology-support institutions and government policies have improved the technology of firms and the machine industry as a whole. It focuses on institutional factors contributing to the improvement of the technological capabilities of Japanese firms, using the casting sector as a case study because of its important role in the industry.Implementing a scheme for inspection and maintenance, as proposed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB, Baker et al, 1993) (summarized in Table 4.5), includes annual inspection for all vehicles, with high-mileage vehicles being inspectedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Urban Air Quality Management Strategy in Asia|
|Author||:||Jitendra J. Shah, Tanvi Nagpal|
|Publisher||:||World Bank Publications - 1997-01-01|