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Date Authors Title Journal Type
2008 Harper, Malcolm Inclusive Value Chains in India: Linking the Smallest Producers to Modern Markets - Book
2004 - Local Enterprises in the Global Economy: Issues of Governance and Upgrading - Book, Edited
2005 - Clusters Facing Competition: The Importance of External Linkages - Book, Edited
1994 - Commodity Chains and Global Capitalism - Book, Edited
1990 Gereffi, Gary
Korzeniewicz, Miguel
Commodity Chains and Footwear Exports in the Semiperiphery - Chapter, Edited Book
2004 Rabellotti, Roberta How globalization affects Italian industrial districts: the case of Brenta - Chapter, Edited Book
2004 Bazan, Luiza
Navas-Aleman, Lizbeth
The Underground Revolution in the Sinos Valley: a Comparison of Upgrading in Global and National Value Chains - Chapter, Edited Book
1994 Korzeniewicz, Miguel Commodity Chains and Marketing Strategies: Nike and the Global Athletic Footwear Industry - Chapter, Edited Book
2005 Navas-Aleman, Lizbeth
Bazan, Luiza
Making Value Chain Governance work for the implementation of quality, labour and environmental standards: upgrading challenges in the footwear industry - Chapter, Edited Book
2000 Schmitz, Hubert
Knorringa, Peter
Learning from Global Buyers Journal of Development Studies Journal
1995 Schmitz, Hubert Small Shoemakers and Fordist Giants: Tale of a Supercluster World Development Journal
1999 Schmitz, Hubert Global Competition and Local Cooperation: Success and Failure in the Sinos Valley, Brazil World Development Journal
2005 Giuliani, Elisa
Pietrobelli, Carlo
Rabellotti, Roberta
Upgrading in Global Value Chains: Lessons from Latin American Clusters World Development Journal
1992 Korzeniewicz, Miguel Global Commodity Networks and the Leather Footwear Industry: Emerging Forms of Economic Organization in a Postmodern World Sociological Perspectives Journal
2006 Schmitz, Hubert Learning and Earning in Global Garment and Footwear Chains European Journal of Development Research Journal
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 Cutrini, Eleonora Moving Eastwards while Remaining Embedded: the Case of the Marche Footwear District, Italy European Planning Studies Journal
2014 Dallas, Mark Manufacturing Paradoxes: Foreign Ownership, Governance and Value Chains in China's Light Industries World Development Journal
2002 Humphrey, John
Schmitz, Hubert
Developing Country Firms in the World Economy: Governance and Upgrading in Global Value Chains INEF Report Report
2006 Barrientos, Stephanie
Smith, Sally
The ETI Code of Labour Practice: Do workers really benefit? IDS Report Report
2006 Frenzel Baudisch, Alexander Functional Demand Satiation and Industrial Dynamics: The Emergence of the Global Value Chain for the U.S. Footwear Industry DRUID Working Paper Working Paper
2004 Humphrey, John Upgrading in Global Value Chains ILO Working Paper Working Paper
1999 Schmitz, Hubert Responding to Global Competitive Pressure: Local Co-operation and Upgrading in the Sinos Valley, Brazil IDS Working Paper Working Paper
2000 Kaplinsky, Raphael Spreading the Gains from Globalisation: What Can Be Learned from Value Chain Analysis? IDS Working Paper Working Paper
2001 Rabellotti, Roberta The effect of globalisation on industrial districts in Italy: the case of Brenta IDS Working Paper Working Paper
2011 Sturgeon, Timothy J.
Memedovic, Olga
Mapping Global Value Chains: Intermediate Goods Trade and Structural Change in the World Economy UNIDO Development Policy and Strategic Research Branch Working Paper Working Paper
2001 Parrilli, M. Davide The leather and shoe value chain in Nicaragua Nitlapán Working Papers Working Paper
2003 Navas-Aleman, Lizbeth Local Implementation of Quality, Labour and Environmental Standards: Opportunities for Upgrading in the Footwear Industry ILO SEED Working Paper Working Paper
2016 Dannenberg, Peter
Braun, Boris
Kulke, Elmar
The Paradox of Formalization and Informalization in South-North Value Chains Die Erde Journal
2013 Strasser, Joseph
Dannenberg, Peter
Kulke, Elmar
Temporary Resource Availability and Quality Constraints in the Global Leather Value Chain – The Impact of the Festival of Sacrifice on the Leather Industry in Bangladesh Applied Geography Journal