TITLE

KIT CAR A COUP

AUTHOR(S)
Hagel, John; Brown, John Seely
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
BRW;4/17/2008, Vol. 30 Issue 15, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on Indian automobile manufacturer Tata Motors' launching of the Nano car. According to the author, Nano is the most inexpensive car in the world. The author reveals that Tata was able to make such an inexpensive car by applying the Gandhian engineering principles characterized by deep frugality with a willingness to challenge conventional wisdom.
ACCESSION #
31941862

 

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