Publications

This page is a resource to find publications related to global value chains research. You can search a wide range of GVC publications, including books, journal articles, edited volumes, chapters in edited volumes, and working papers.

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Date Authors Title Journal Type
2008 - Globalization and Restructuring of African Commodity Flows - Book, Book, Edited
2002 Moodley, Sagren Global market access in the Internet era: South Africa's wood furniture industry Internet Research Journal
2004 Barnes, Justin
Morris, Mike
The German Connection: shifting hegemony in the political economy of the South African automotive Industry Industrial and Corporate Change Journal
2004 Lorentzen, Jochen
Barnes, Justin
Learning, upgrading, and innovation in the South African automotive industry European Journal of Development Research Journal
2002 Moodley, Sagren Connection to global markets in the internet age: the case of South African wooden furniture producers Development Southern Africa Journal
2003 Gibbon, Peter Value-chain governance, public regulation and entry barriers in the global fresh fruit and vegetable chain into the EU Development Policy Review Journal
2002 Kaplinsky, Raphael
Morris, Mike
Readman, Jeff
The Globalization of Product Markets and Immiserizing Growth: Lessons from the South African Furniture Industry World Development Journal
2004 Morris, Mike
Dunne, Nikki
Driving environmental certification: Its impact on the furniture and timber products value chain in South Africa Geoforum Journal
2004 Barrientos, Stephanie
Kritzinger, Andrienetta
Squaring the circle: global production and the informalization of work Journal of International Development Journal
2003 Moodley, Sagren E-commerce and export markets: Small furniture producers in South Africa Journal of Small Business Management Journal
2003 Bessant, John
Kaplinsky, Raphael
Morris, Mike
Developing capability through learning networks International Journal of Technology Management and Sustainable Development Journal
1998 Kaplan, David E.
Kaplinsky, Raphael
Trade and industrial policy on an uneven playing field: The case of the deciduous fruit canning industry in South Africa World Development Journal
2008 Ponte, Stefano Greener than Thou: The Political Economy of Fish Ecolabeling and its Local Manifestations in South Africa World Development Journal
2008 Gibbon, Peter Governance, Entry Barriers, Upgrading: A Re-Interpretation of Some GVC Concepts from the Experience of African Clothing Exports Competition and Change 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
2009 Ponte, Stefano
Ewert, Joachim
Which Way is Up in Upgrading? Trajectories of Change in the Value Chain for South African Wine World Development Journal
2009 Ponte, Stefano Governing through Quality: Conventions and Supply Relations in the Value Chain for South African Wine Sociologia Ruralis Journal
2011 Morris, Mike
Staritz, Cornelia
Barnes, Justin
Value chain dynamics, local embeddedness, and upgrading in the clothing sectors of Lesotho and Swaziland International Journal of Technological Learning, Innovation and Development Journal
2006 Barrientos, Stephanie
Smith, Sally
The ETI Code of Labour Practice: Do workers really benefit? IDS Report Report
2003 Kaplinsky, Raphael
Memedovic, Olga
Morris, Mike
Readman, Jeff
The Global Wood Furniture Value Chain: What Prospects for Upgrading by Developing Countries? UNIDO Sectoral Studies Series Working Paper
2002 Gibbon, Peter South Africa and the Global Commodity Chain for Clothing: Export Performance and Constraints DIIS/CDR Working Paper Working Paper
2007 Barrientos, Stephanie Global Production Systems and Decent Work ILO Policy Integration Department Working Paper Working Paper
2007 Ponte, Stefano Governance in the Value Chain for South African Wine TRALAC Working Paper Working Paper
2007 Ponte, Stefano
Ewert, Joachim
South African Wine – An Industry in Ferment TRALAC Working Paper Working Paper
2008 Ponte, Stefano Developing a vertical dimension to chronic poverty research: Some lessons from global value chain analysis CPRC Working Paper Working Paper
2012 Barrientos, Stephanie
Visser, Margareet
South African horticulture: opportunities and challenges for economic and social upgrading in value chains Capturing the Gains Working Paper Working Paper
2013 Christian, Michelle
Nathan, Dev
Tourism overview: changing end markets and hyper competition Capturing the Gains Working Paper Working Paper
2013 Niewiadomski, Piotr International airline groups in Africa Capturing the Gains Working Paper Working Paper
2015 Morris, Mike
Martin, Lucy
Political Economy of Climate-relevant Change Policies: the Case of Renewable Energy in South Africa IDS Evidence Report Report
2000 Barnes, Justin
Kaplinsky, Raphael
Globalization and the Death of the Local Firm? The Automobile Components Sector in South Africa Regional Studies Journal
2013 Dannenberg, Peter The Rise of Supermarkets and Challenges for Small Farmers in South African Food Value Chains Economia Agro-Alimentare (Agro-Food Economics) Journal