Examines the forces behind the current globalization of the motor vehicle industry, including direct foreign investments, megamergers, equity alliances, and joint ventures.In such ways, Chryslera#39;s platform engineering has used the developed LH platforms for newer models like the 300M and LHS. ... Development times and costs are considerably reduced and engineering expertise can be transferred from old to new designs (EIU 1999a). ... This problem is inherent in sequential, linear development processes where a major job stalls all work behind it ( Cusumano andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Global Alliances in the Motor Vehicle Industry|
|Author||:||Leslie S. Hiraoka|
|Publisher||:||Praeger Pub Text - 2001|