Influence of manufacturing improvement programmes on performance
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Published by INSEAD in Fontainbleau .
Written in English

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Statementby Arnoud De Meyer and Kasra Ferdows.
SeriesWorking papers / INSEAD -- no.89/21
ContributionsFerdows, Kasra.
The Physical Object
Pagination15p. ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13918638M

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