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Date Authors Title Journal Type
1997 Gereffi, Gary The Reorganization of Production on a World Scale: States, Markets and Networks in the Apparel and Electronics Commodity Chains - Chapter, Edited Book
2005 Thoburn, John T.
Nadvi, Khalid
Edwards, Chris
Eberhardt, Markus
Challenges to Vietnamese firms in the global garment and textile value chain - Chapter, Edited Book
2006 Goto, Kenta The Organization of Production and Distribution in the 'Original Brand' Apparel Industry of Ho Chi Minh City: Knowledge-Intensive Functions and the Internalization of Production and Distribution - Chapter, Edited Book
2003 Gereffi, Gary The International Competitiveness of Asian Economies in the Global Apparel Commodity Chain International Journal of Business and Society Journal
2007 Thomsen, Lotte Accessing global value chains? The role of business-state relations in the private clothing industry in Vietnam Journal of Economic Geography Journal
2010 Natsuda, Kaoru
Goto, Kenta
Thoburn, John T.
Challenges to the Cambodian Garment Industry in the Global Garment Value Chain European Journal of Development Research Journal
2007 Goto, Kenta The Development Strategy of the Vietnamese Export Oriented Garment Industry: Vertical Integration or Process and Product Upgrading? Asian Profile Journal
2013 Crang, Mike
Hughes, Alexandra
Gregson, Nicky
Norris, Lucy
Ahamed, Farid
Rethinking governance and value in commodity chains through global recycling networks Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers Journal
2009 Keane, Jodie
Ratha, Kong
Maintaining a Competitive Edge for Cambodian Industry: Widening or Deepening the Standards Spectrum Overseas Development Institute Background Note Working Paper
2013 Arnold, Dennis Workers’ agency and re-working power relations in Cambodia’s garment industry Capturing the Gains Working Paper Working Paper
1994 Appelbaum, Richard P.
Smith, David A.
Christerson, Brad
Commodity Chains and Industrial Restructuring in the Pacific Rim: Garment Trade and Manufacturing - Chapter, Edited Book
2010 Starmanns, Mark The Grand Illusion? Corporate Social Responsibility in Global Garment Production Networks - Dissertation/Thesis
2007 Barrientos, Stephanie
Smith, Sally
Do Workers Benefit from Ethical Trade? Assessing codes of labor practice in global production systems Third World Quarterly Journal
2010 Lund-Thomsen, Peter
Nadvi, Khalid
Global Value Chains, Local Collective Action and Corporate Social Responsibility: A Review of Empirical Evidence Business Strategy and the Environment Journal
2011 Goto, Kenta
Natsuda, Kaoru
Thoburn, John T.
Meeting the Challenge of China: the Vietnamese Garment Industry in the Post MFA Era Global Networks Journal
2009 De Neve, Geert Power, Inequality and Corporate Social Responsibility: The Politics of Ethical Compliance in the South Indian Garment Industry Economic and Political Weekly Journal
2011 Frederick, Stacey
Gereffi, Gary
Upgrading and restructuring in the global apparel value chain: why China and Asia are outperforming Mexico and Central America International Journal of Technological Learning, Innovation and Development Journal
2011 Goto, Kenta Competitiveness and Decent Work in Global Value Chains: Substitutionary or Complementary Development in Practice Journal
2012 Keane, Jodie The Governance of Global Value Chains and the Effects of the Global Financial Crisis Transmitted to Producers in Africa and Asia Journal of Development Studies Journal
2006 Barrientos, Stephanie
Smith, Sally
The ETI Code of Labour Practice: Do workers really benefit? IDS Report Report
2007 Barrientos, Stephanie Global Production Systems and Decent Work ILO Policy Integration Department Working Paper Working Paper
2017 Frederick, Stacey Vietnam’s Textile and Apparel Industry and Trade Networks - Chapter, Book