Transforming the Latin American Automobile Industry: Unions, Workers, and the Politics of Restructuring


This study looks at union responses to the changes in the Latin American automobile industry over the past 15 years. Chapters focus on Argentina, Brazil, Columbia, Mexico, and Venezuela, while considering the impact of the shift toward export production and regional integration. In addition, contributing authors discuss the degree to which political changes (the breakdown and perpetuation of authoritarian rule and state-corporatism) have influenced unions' responses to reorganization.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • John P. Tuman
  • Ana María Catalano
  • Glauco Arbix
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Armonk, NY
Publication year:
  • 1998


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