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Small-lot production--key to high productivity and quality in Japanese auto manufacturing

by Michael A. Cusumano

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Published by Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesJapanese auto manufacturing, Key to high productivity and quality in., Auto manufacturing, Key to high productivity and quality in Japanese.
StatementMichael A. Cusumano.
SeriesWorking paper / Alfred P. Sloan School of Management -- WP #1841-86, Working paper (Sloan School of Management) -- 1841-86.
ContributionsSloan School of Management.
The Physical Object
Pagination32, [15] p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17942848M
OCLC/WorldCa16389954

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