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Colin Crouch, Patrick Le Galès, Carlo Trigilia, and Helmut Voelzkow

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780199259403

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: February 2006

DOI: 10.1093/0199259402.001.0001

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Machine Tooling in the United Kingdom

Machine Tooling in the United Kingdom

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(p.74) 5 Machine Tooling in the United Kingdom
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Changing Governance of Local Economies
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Colin Crouch (Contributor Webpage)

Joen Mahoney

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/0199259402.003.0005

This chapter examines the decline of the machine-tool industry in the UK. This decline is partially attributed to globalization and the British tradition of a low-cost strategy, short-term investment patterns, and general neglect of manufacturing. It argues that the institutions that can support industrial networks remain weak, despite evidence to the contrary.

Keywords:   UK, machine-tool industry, manufacturing, collective competition goods, sectoral analysis

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