Ritically discuss with reference to the car industry e.g (Toyota), the Japanese Lean production revolution.
This essay is for a class called Internation Economics; and it should be written in no more than 1000 words.
discuss the following;
1960s organisational revolution
scarcity in space, capital and time (which created the “just in time delivery”)
COSTS: productive labour –> adding value
unproductive labour –> not adding value
TQM (total quality management)
Organisational revloution –> managerial revolution
Taylorism > F.W Taylor Managers decide, workers doHeirarchy: division of function
Toyotism > Matsushitaism”