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Date Authors Title Journal Type
2006 Gereffi, Gary The New Offshoring of Jobs and Global Development - Book
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
1997 Appelbaum, Richard P.
Christerson, Brad
Cheap Labor Strategies and Export-Oriented Industrialization: Some Lessons from the Los Angeles/East Asia Apparel Connection International Journal of Urban & Regional Research Journal
2001 Van Grunsven, Leo
Smakman, Floor
Competitive Adjustment and Advancement in Global Commodity Chains: I. Firm Strategies and Trajectories in the East Asian Apparel Industry Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography Journal
2003 Gereffi, Gary The International Competitiveness of Asian Economies in the Global Apparel Commodity Chain International Journal of Business and Society Journal
1996 Gereffi, Gary Commodity Chains and Regional Divisions of Labor in East Asia Journal of Asian Business Journal
2014 Dallas, Mark Cloth without a Weaver: Power, Emergence and Institutions across Global Value Chains Economy and Society Journal
2003 Gereffi, Gary
Memedovic, Olga
The Global Apparel Value Chain: What Prospects for Upgrading by Developing Countries? UNIDO Sectoral Studies Series Working Paper
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
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
2004 - Geographies of commodity chains - Book, Edited
2009 Palpacuer, Florence Challenging Governance in Global Commodity Chains: The Case of Transnational Activist Campaigns for Better Work Conditions - Chapter, Edited Book
2012 Bair, Jennifer
Mahutga, Matthew C
Varieties of Offshoring? Spatial Fragmentation and the Organization of Production in 21st Century Capitalism. - Chapter, Edited Book
2010 Starmanns, Mark The Grand Illusion? Corporate Social Responsibility in Global Garment Production Networks - Dissertation/Thesis
2006 Bair, Jennifer Regional trade and production blocs in a global industry: toward a comparative framework for research Environment and Planning A Journal
2006 Palpacuer, Florence The global sourcing patterns of French clothing retailers: Determinants and implications for suppliers' industrial upgrading Environment and Planning A Journal
2006 Smith, Adrian
Evans, Yara
Surviving at the margins? Deindustrialisation, the creative Environment and Planning A Journal
2008 Tokatli, Nebahat
Wrigley, Neil
Kizilgün, Ömür
Shifting global supply networks and fast fashion: made in Turkey for Marks and Spencer Global Networks Journal
2008 Tokatli, Nebahat Global sourcing: insights from the global clothing industry -- the case of Zara, a fast fashion retailer Journal of Economic Geography Journal
2009 Tokatli, Nebahat
Kizilgün, Ömür
From manufacturing garments for ready-to-wear to designing collections for fast fashion: evidence from Turkey Environment and Planning A Journal
2012 Bair, Jennifer
Palpacuer, Florence
From Varieties of Capitalism to Varieties of Activism: The Anti-sweatshop Movement in Comparative Perspective Social Problems Journal
2008 Huws, Ursula Value Chain Restructuring in Europe in a Global Economy Work Organisation and Restructuring in the Knowledge Society (WORKS) Project Report
2011 Montalvo, Carlos
Moghayer, S.M.
State of an Innovation System: Theoretical and Empirical Advance towards an Innovation Efficiency Index TNO Working Paper Series Working Paper
2003 Smith, Adrian Power relations, industrial clusters, and regional transformations: Pan-European integration and outward processing in the Slovak clothing Industry Economic Geography Journal
2002 Gibbon, Peter
Thomsen, Lotte
Scandinavian Clothing Retailers Global Sourcing Patterns and Practices DIIS/CDR Working Paper Working Paper