Production management in Sweden:eight short illustrative cases


The performance of the manufacturing sector has been a major factor contributing to Sweden's economic growth. This paper comprises eight short cases describing a range of Swedish organisations together with the principal features of their production function. The cases are intended to general discussion and provide a greater understanding of the technical and organisational factors which influence the efficiency of production systems.

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Uncontrolled Keywords: performance,manufacturing sector,Sweden's economic growth,Swedish organisations,production function,efficiency,production systems
Last Modified: 05 Feb 2024 08:08
Date Deposited: 12 Nov 2009 14:20
PURE Output Type: Working paper
Published Date: 1982-05
Authors: Bennett, David J. (ORCID Profile 0000-0003-1480-8652)
Almgren, Bengt



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