Automotive Industry

Auto making is one of the world’s most important manufacturing industries – but for how much longer? Learn about traditional American brands, Japanese management methods, alternative fuel engines and the future prospects for an industry that runs on oil.


Related Channels


Summaries

Energy, Climate, and the Clash of Nations

Daniel Yergin

Penguin Press, 2020

R 8
Almost every carmaker has had to curtail production, hampering the economic recovery.

Jack Ewing and Neal E. Boudette

The New York Times, 2021

8
Amid the urgent need to decarbonize, the industry that delivers one-tenth of global electricity must consult the public on reactor research, design, regulation, location and waste.

Aditi Verma et al.

Nature, 2021

Victoria Masterson

World Economic Forum, 2021

9
The Contests over Rents and Economic Policy

Adnan Vatansever

University of Toronto Press, 2021

8
A Human History

Richard Rhodes

Simon & Schuster, 2018

8

Gavin Harper et al.

Nature, 2019

8
A History

Vaclav Smil

MIT Press, 2017

8

Marco Tonegutti, et al.

Boston Consulting Group, 2020

8
Paths to a low-carbon economy will create rivalries, winners and losers, warn Andreas Goldthau, Kirsten Westphal and colleagues.

Kirsten Westphal et al.

Nature, 2019

8