Quality and work organisation in Portuguese industry
AbstractThe present communication analyses the relationships between work organisation and quality systems. The analysis is based on results from a study funded by the "Specific Programme for the Development of Portuguese Industry" (PEDIP). The main issues which have been currently associated with work organisation and quality control in the Portuguese industry are characterized. Critical features related to the implementation of quality systems and new methods of work organisation for industrial development are also discussed. A few recommendations are given in order to promote appropriate methods of work organisation for quality improvement within Portuguese industry.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 7412.
Date of creation: Sep 1994
Date of revision: Aug 1994
quality; work organisation; Industry; Portugal; quality control;
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- Pereira, Zulema & Kovács, Ilona & Moniz, António, 1994. "Quality and work organization with advanced automation in Portugal," MPRA Paper 7567, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised Apr 1994.
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