TITLE

Galbraith book knocks Knudsen

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Peter
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;7/26/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5830, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on economist John Kenneth Galbraith's publication of a memoir called `Name-Dropping From F.D.R. On' that criticized former General Motors president William Knudsen's role in the automobile industry. Selection of Knudsen by President Franklin Roosevelt to head the Office of Production Management; Galbraith's claim that Roosevelt's government was loathed by business.
ACCESSION #
2141027

 

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