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The Greening of the Automotive Industry

Editors: Calabrese, G. (Ed.)

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An examination of the greening of the automotive industry by the path dependence of countries and carmakers' trajectories. Three sources of path dependency can be detected: business models, consumer attitudes, and policy regulations. The automobile is changing and the race towards alternative driving systems has started!

About the authors

GIUSEPPE CALABRESE Senior Researcher at CNR-CERIS and teaches managerial economics at the University of Turin, Italy. He is co-editor of the International Journal of Automotive Technology and Management and a member of the International Steering Committee of GERPISA. His main areas of research are industrial organisation, technological innovation, industrial policy and the automotive industry.

Table of contents (18 chapters)

Table of contents (18 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-10

    Calabrese, Giuseppe

  • Innovative Design and Sustainable Development in the Automotive Industry

    Pages 13-31

    Calabrese, Giuseppe

  • Manufacturing Capability and the Architecture of Future Vehicles

    Pages 32-48

    Fujimoto, Takahiro

  • Industrial Designers and the Challenges of Sustainable Development

    Pages 49-68

    Vervaeke, Monique

  • Towards New R&D Processes for Sustainable Development in the Automotive Industry: Experiencing Innovative Design

    Pages 69-85

    Elmquist, Maria (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Greening of the Automotive Industry
Editors
  • G. Calabrese
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-01890-8
DOI
10.1057/9781137018908
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-36909-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-35023-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVII, 369
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