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.
Int. J. of Technology Management, 1986 Vol.1, No.1/2, pp.35 - 42
Available online: 27 May 2009