This volume explores how industries organize their global operations, through case studies of seven manufacturing industries. The chapters provide a nuanced understanding of the complex matrix of factor costs, access to inimitable capabilities, and time-based pressures that influence where firms decide to locate particular segments of the value chain.Japana#39;s largest supplier, a Toyota Group company, generated half of its revenues from Toyota in 1997, and none from ... lighting, wiring, sunroof, sun visors, and trim preassembled); heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) units; seats; anbsp;...
|Title||:||Locating Global Advantage|
|Author||:||Martin Kenney, Richard L. Florida|
|Publisher||:||Stanford University Press - 2004|