Int. J. of Technology Management   »   1986 Vol.1, No.1/2



Title: Political problems affecting the auto industry


Author: Umberto Agnelli


Address: Vice Chairman, Fiat Group, and Chairman, Fiat Auto S.p.A, Italy


Abstract: The European automobile industry is currently faced with the major political issues of free-trade versus protectionism and the extent of state subsidies to national producers. The Chairman of Fiat Auto presents a manufacturer's point of view. (This paper was presented to the Financial Times Conference, Frankfurt, 12-13 September 1985.)


Keywords: automobile industry; free trade; Government policy; protectionism; state subsidies; Fiat Auto; automotive manufacturers.


DOI: 10.1504/IJTM.1986.026095


Int. J. of Technology Management, 1986 Vol.1, No.1/2, pp.35 - 42


Available online: 27 May 2009



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