Product Life Cycle of Automobile Parts Concerning Piracy
Based on data from internet, investigation was conducted to verify the relationship between the ratio of fake parts and the number of automobile holdings. A complete information game was modeled to reveal the impact of piracy on product life cycle of automobile parts. Numerical analysis showed that automobile manufacturers, threatened by piracy, may get maximum profits by appropriate regenerating key parts.
S. S. Zhang et al., "Product Life Cycle of Automobile Parts Concerning Piracy", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 20-23, pp. 826-832, 2010