Is good engineering management related to a respectable performance?

Masaaki Hirano*

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


The author first tries to quantify the measurement of good engineering management through interviews of operations management specialists. Then, the engineering management score is obtained for a sample of large Japanese firms, and correlated against their financial performance. A positive correlation between the standard of engineering management and sales profitability among the sample companies was found.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings, International Engineering Management Conference 1990
Place of PublicationPiscataway, NJ, United States
PublisherPubl by IEEE
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 1990
Event1990 International Engineering Management Conference - Santa Clara, CA, USA
Duration: 1990 Oct 211990 Oct 24


Other1990 International Engineering Management Conference
CitySanta Clara, CA, USA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)


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