Study Materials

Books that address various aspects of the topic include:

Fine, Charles H. Clockspeed: Winning Industry Control in the Age of Temporary Advantage. Perseus Books, 1998.

Hammer, Michael. The Agenda.  Crown Business, 2001.

Hammer, Michael, and Steven Stanton. The Reengineering Revolution. HarperBusiness, 1995.

Hayes, Robert H., Gary P. Pisano, and David M. Upton. Strategic Operations: Competing through Capabilities. Harvard Business School, 1996.

Etienne-Hamilton, E. C. Operations Strategies for Competitive Advantage: Text and Cases. Dryden Press, 1994.

Hill, Terry, Richard D. Irwin. Manufacturing Strategy: Text and Cases. 1994.

Pine II, Joseph B. Mass Customization: The New Frontier in Business Competition. Harvard Business School Press, 1993.

Garvin, David A. Operations Strategy: Text and Cases. Prentice-Hall Inc., 1992.

Womack, James P., Daniel T. Jones, and Daniel Roos. The Machine that Changed the World: The Story of Lean Production. Rawson Associates, 1990.

Klein, Janice A. Revitalizing Manufacturing: Text and Cases. Irwin, 1990.

Dertouzos, Michael L., Richard K. Lester, and Robert M. Solow. Made In America: Regaining the Productive Edge. MIT Press, 1989.

Hayes, Robert H., Steven C. Wheelwright, and Kim B. Clark. Dynamic Manufacturing: Creating the Learning Organization. The Free Press, 1988.

Cohen, Stephen S., and John Zysman. Manufacturing Matters: The Myth of the Post-Industrial Economy. Basic Books, 1987.