TITLE

Brains over brawn

AUTHOR(S)
Frink, Lyle
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Automotive News Europe;2/20/2006 Supplement, Vol. 11, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the efforts of the automobile industry in eastern Europe to prove its ability to handle research and development (r&d). Proliferation of companies that invest in r&d in the region according to Ladislav Glogar, head of Visteon operations in Czech Republic and Slovakia; Stages of the development of an r&d capability; Views of Renault and Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn on the development of the eastern industry.
ACCESSION #
20074284

 

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