Author: David S. Loughran
Publisher: RAND Corporation
Keywords: automobile, accidents, united, behavior, states, driver, fault, insurance, effect
Number of Pages: 42
Published: 2001-07-25
List price: $15.00
ISBN-10: 0833030213
ISBN-13: 9780833030214

No-fault auto insurance opponents frequently argue that no-fault may ultimately lead to higher auto insurance costs by reducing drivers’ incentives to drive carefully and thereby increasing the accident rate. The intuition behind this criticism of no-fault is simple: No-fault auto insurance lowers the cost of driving negligently by limiting first-party liability for the injuries suffered by third-parties in auto accidents. This book evaluates this criticism of no-fault by examining trends in fatal and non-fatal automobile accidents rates and rates of driver negligence in the United Sta

Authors:Alan Altshuler, Martin Anderson, Daniel Jones, Daniel
Publisher: The MIT Press
Keywords: automobile, program, international, report, future, mit
Number of Pages: 332
Published: 1986-10-09
List price: $28.00
ISBN-10: 0262510383
ISBN-13: 9780262510387

A new shape for the world auto industry emerges from this far-ranging study, which reveals a path of development quite different from those widely forecast and leaves no doubt that the changes ahead will be dramatic. Cited by Business Week as one of 1984’s ten best books on business and economics, The Future of the Automobile is the most comprehensive assessment ever conducted of the world’s largest industry. It is a collaborative study by leading researchers and industry experts in Japan, Germany, France, Italy, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States that covers the

Publisher: Plunkett Research, Ltd.
Keywords: automobile, industry, trends, statistics, amp, companies, research, leading, vehicle, almanac, truck, specialty, plunkett, market
Number of Pages: 136
List price: unknow
ISBN-10: 1593921225
ISBN-13: 9781593921224

Authors:Automobile Association (Great Britain), AA Guides,
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Keywords: britain, guides, association, automobile, walks
Number of Pages: 352
Published: 2004-04
List price: $34.95
ISBN-10: 0393058816
ISBN-13: 9780393058819

Walks of 2 to 10 miles in every corner of Britain. This ultimate collection of Britain’s best walks is printed in full color, chock-full of inspirational pictures, helpful charts, and useful information including parking notes, clear route directions, and easy-to-follow maps. The walks are graded for steepness and organized by region. Each walk is also designated by one of ten themes, from architecture/ urban to mystery/ancient. Color photographs and maps throughout.

Author: Ttti
Publisher: Mcgraw Hill Higher Educatio
Keywords: engineering, automobile
Published: 1970-01-01
List price: unknow
ISBN-10: 007044529X
ISBN-13: 9780070445291

Author: James J. Flink
Publisher: The MIT Pre
Keywords: automobile
Number of Pages: 472
Published: 1990-07-19
List price: $43.00
ISBN-10: 0262560550
ISBN-13: 9780262560559

In this sweeping cultural history, James Flink provides a fascinating account of the creation of the world’s first automobile culture. He offers both a critical survey of the development of automotive technology and the automotive industry and an analysis of the social effects of "automobility" on workers and consumers. James J. Flink is an affiliate of the Institute of Transportation Studies and Professor of Comparative Culture at the University of California, Irvine.

Author: Law
Publisher: Other
Keywords: automobile, global, restructuring
Number of Pages: 278
Published: 1991-05-16
List price: $69.95
ISBN-10: 0415047129
ISBN-13: 9780415047128

The motor industry has undergone a period of rapid and far-reaching change. The restructuring of the world economy and technological change have led to new patterns of automobile production, distribution and consumption. "Restructuring the Global Automobile Industry" examines the implications of these changes at world, national and local levels. The motor industry has often been representative of wider patterns of industrial change - hence the widespread adoption of the term "Fordism". This is borne out by recent trends. Japanese firms have become major players and this has been reflected in t
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