The principal objectives served by the research were the development
of productivity measurement systems at firm level to evaluate the
comparative productivities of products or product groups and individual
manufacturing plants operating batch production. [Continues.]
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A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.