Accession Number : ADA118106

Title :   Program for Research on Organizations and Management: The United States - Japanese Electronic Industries Study.

Descriptive Note : Interim technical rept.,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV LOS ANGELES GRADUATE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

Personal Author(s) : Ouchi,William G ; Barney,Jay B ; Ulrich,Dave

PDF Url : ADA118106

Report Date : Aug 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 35

Abstract : This paper reviews a long term research project which describes and analyzes the U.S. and Japanese electronics industries. The research is based on an organization theory application of an efficiency model. The project's long range purpose is to describe and understand firm's strategic relations with other firms so that more efficient, equitable, and effective transactions can be determined and implemented. This paper reviews 6 components of this project with preliminary results that indicate structural differences between the U.S. and japanese electronics industries. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Electronics, *Industries, *Research management, *Computers, Models, Efficiency, History, Japan, United States, Comparison

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE