Acknowledgments 1. Introduction and Overview 2. The Global Assembly Industry: Maquiladoras in International Perspective 3. The Rise of the New Maquiladoras 4. The Challenge of Flexible Manufacturing 5. Maquiladoras and Local Linkages: Transaction Networks in Guadalajara 6. From Motorola to Mextron: Case Studies of Individual Business Strategies 7. Export-led Development and Local Linkages: The Policy Implications Appendixes Notes Bibliography Index
Patricia A. Wilson is Professor of Architecture at the University of Texas at Austin.