ERIC Number: EJ654947
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Learning across Lines. The Secret to More Efficient Factories.
Lapre, Michael A.; Van Wassenhove, Luk N.
Harvard Business Review, v80 n10 p107-11 Oct 2002
Manufacturers' attempts to boost operating productivity rarely pay off and some do more harm than good. A study of a Belgian manufacturer illustrates characteristics that enhance productivity improvement: (1) production of process knowledge that is well understood and relevant and (2) transfer by combining conceptual and operational knowledge. (JOW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Belgium