U.S. Industry in 2000: Studies in Competitive Performance
National Research Council, NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL BOARD ON SCIENC, National Research Council Staff, David C. Mowery, Board on Science Technology and Economic, National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Board on Science, Technology and Economic Policy Staff
National Academy Press, 1999 - 411 sayfa
U.S. industry faced a gloomy outlook in the late 1980s. Then, industrial performance improved dramatically through the 1990s and appears pervasively brighter today. A look at any group of industries, however, reveals important differences in the factors behind the resurgence--in industry structure and strategy, research performance, and location of activities--as well as similarities in the national policy environment, impact of information technology, and other factors.