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
2006 Prakash, Siddharth Poverty Orientation of Value Chains for Domestic and Export Markets in Ghana - Book
2008 - Globalization and Restructuring of African Commodity Flows - Book, Book, Edited
2009 Ouma, Stefan Development Practice, Agrifood Standards, and Smallholder Certification: The Elusive Quest for GlobalGAP? - Chapter, Edited Book
2010 Kaplinsky, Raphael
Terheggen, Anne
Tijaja, Julia
What Happens when the Market Shifts to China? The Gabon Timber and Thai Cassava Value Chains - Chapter, Edited Book
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
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
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
1999 Cramer, Christopher Can Africa Industrialize by Processing Primary Commodities? The Case of Mozambican Cashew Nuts World Development 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
2010 N'Diaye, Arielle Influence des stratégies locales dans les chaînes globales de valeur: Le cas de Madagascar Revue Française de Gestion Journal
2010 Bellemare, Marc F. Agricultural Extension and Imperfect Supervision: Evidence from Madagascar Agricultural Economics 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
2011 Kaplinsky, Raphael
Terheggen, Anne
Tijaja, Julia
China as a Final Market: The Gabon Timber and Thai Cassava Value Chains World Development Journal
2012 Ingram, Verina Governance of non-timber forest products in the Congo Basin EFTRN News Journal
2013 Schure, Jolien
Ingram, Verina
Sakho-Jimbira, M.S.
Levang, Patrice
Wiersum, K.F.
Formalisation of charcoal value chains and livelihood outcomes in Central- and West Africa Energy for Sustainable Development Journal
2002 Gibbon, Peter South Africa and the Global Commodity Chain for Clothing: Export Performance and Constraints DIIS/CDR Working Paper Working Paper
2003 Larsen, Marianne N. Quality Standard-Setting in the Global Cotton Chain and Cotton Sector Reforms in Sub-Saharan Africa - Working Paper
2008 Keane, Jodie A 'new' approach to global value chain analysis - Working Paper
2010 Kaplinsky, Raphael
Terheggen, Anne
Tijaja, Julia
What Happens When the Market Shifts to China? The Gabon Timber and Thai Cassava Value Chains World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Working Paper
2010 Bellemare, Marc F. As You Sow, So Shall You Reap: The Welfare Impacts of Contract Farming - Working Paper
2011 Imaka, Michael Mugabira
Ssekiboobo, Daniel
Global Commodity Value Networks: Supply Chain Rigidities and Business Survival in Ugandas Fishing Sector - Working Paper
2011 - Special Economic Zones in Africa - Book, Edited
2011 Staritz, Cornelia Making the Cut? Low-Income Countries and the Global Clothing Value Chain in a Post-Quota and Post-Crisis World - Book
2014 Staritz, Cornelia
Frederick, Stacey
Sector Case Study - Apparel - Chapter, Edited Book
2014 Morris, Mike
Staritz, Cornelia
Industrialization Trajectories in Madagascar’s Export Apparel Industry: Ownership, Embeddedness, Markets, and Upgrading World Development Journal
2014 Prowse, Martin
Moyer-Lee, Jason
A comparative value chain analysis of smallholder burley tobacco production in Malawi – 2003/4 and 2009/10 Journal of Agrarian Change Journal
2015 Moyer-Lee, Jason
Prowse, Martin
How traceability is restructuring Malawi’s tobacco industry Development Policy Review Journal
2013 Staritz, Cornelia
Morris, Mike
Local embeddedness, upgrading and skill development: global value chains and foreign direct investment in Lesotho’s apparel industry Capturing the Gains Working Paper Working Paper
2013 Staritz, Cornelia
Morris, Mike
Local embeddedness and economic and social upgrading in Madagascar’s export apparel industry Capturing the Gains Working Paper Working Paper
2014 - Making Foreign Direct Investment Work for Sub-Saharan Africa: Local Spillovers and Competitiveness in Global Value Chains - Book, Edited
2009 Morris, Mike
Barnes, Justin
Globalization, the Changed Global Dynamics of the Clothing and Textile Value Chains and the Impact on Sub-Saharan Africa UNIDO Research and Statistics Branch Working Paper Working Paper
2012 Kaplinsky, Raphael
Farooki, Masuma
Promoting Industrial Diversification in Resource Intensive Economies: The Experiences of Sub-Saharan Africa and Central Asia Regions - Report
2013 Abdulsamad, Ajmal
Brun, Lukas
Gereffi, Gary
Realizing the Potential of African Agriculture: Innovations and Market Access for Smallholders Farmers - Report
2016 Morris, Mike
Plank, Leonhard
Staritz, Cornelia
Regionalism, end markets and ownership matter: Shifting dynamics in the apparel export industry in Sub Saharan Africa Environment and Planning A Journal
2014 Keane, Jodie The Governance of Global Value Chains, Upgrading Processes and Agricultural Producers in Sub-Saharan Africa IDE-JETRO Series Chapter, Edited Book
2016 Staritz, Cornelia
Frederick, Stacey
Harnessing Foreign Direct Investment for Local Development? Spillovers in Apparel Global Value Chains in Sub-Saharan Africa - Working Paper
2008 Fold, Niels
Ponte, Stefano
Are (market) stimulants injurious to quality? Liberalization, quality changes, and the reputation of African coffee and cocoa exports - Chapter, Edited Book