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New development: creating a Lean university

Lethbridge, Sarah and Hines, Peter Arthur 2008. New development: creating a Lean university. Public Money and Management 28 (1) , pp. 53-56. 10.1111/j.1467-9302.2008.00619.x

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Many academic articles have been published in the past 20 years promoting the Lean approach in manufacturing and in service industries. Very little attention has been paid to the possibility of applying Lean Thinking to the academic institutions that these articles stem from. This article explains why the application of Lean in universities is a good idea and what needs to be done to develop an effective Lean enterprise in a university environment.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Business (Including Economics)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISSN: 0954-0962
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2017 03:34

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