Publications

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Date Authors Title Journal Type
2004 Pietrobelli, Carlo
Rabellotti, Roberta
Upgrading in Clusters and Value Chains in Latin America: The Role of Policies Sustainable Development Department Best Practices Series Working Paper
2003 Gereffi, Gary
Memedovic, Olga
The Global Apparel Value Chain: What Prospects for Upgrading by Developing Countries? UNIDO Sectoral Studies Series Working Paper
2003 Humphrey, John
Memedovic, Olga
The Global Automotive Industry Value Chain: What Prospects for Upgrading by Developing Countries? UNIDO Sectoral Studies Series Working Paper
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 Sturgeon, Timothy J. Modular Production Networks: A New American Model of Industrial Organization IPC Working Paper Working Paper
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
2000 Humphrey, John
Schmitz, Hubert
Governance and Upgrading: Linking Industrial Cluster and Global Value Chain Research IDS Working Paper Working Paper
2001 Vargas, Marco Antonio Forms of Governance, Learning Mechanisms and Upgrading Strategies in the Tobacco Cluster in Rio Pardo Valley, Brazil 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
2002 Quadros, Ruy Global Quality Standards, Chain Governance and the Technological Upgrading of Brazilian Auto-Components Producers IDS Working Paper Working Paper
2003 Kishmoto, Chikashi Upgrading in the Taiwanese computer cluster: transformation of its production and knowledge systems IDS Working Paper Working Paper
2000 Gibbon, Peter Global Commodity Chains and Economic Upgrading in Less Developed Countries DIIS/CDR Working Paper Working Paper
2001 Ponte, Stefano Coffee Markets in East Africa: Local Responses to Global Challenges or Global Responses to Local Challenges? DIIS/CDR Working Paper Working Paper
2002 Pedersen, Poul Ove The Logistical Revolution and the Changing Structure of Agriculturally based Commodity Chains in Africa DIIS/CDR Working Paper Working Paper
2002 Gibbon, Peter
Thomsen, Lotte
Scandinavian Clothing Retailers Global Sourcing Patterns and Practices DIIS/CDR Working Paper Working Paper
2002 Gibbon, Peter South Africa and the Global Commodity Chain for Clothing: Export Performance and Constraints DIIS/CDR Working Paper Working Paper
2002 Ponte, Stefano Standards, trade and equity: Lessons from the specialty coffee industry CDR Working Paper Working Paper
2003 Palpacuer, Florence
Poissonnier, Hugues
The Global Sourcing Networks of French Clothing Retailers: Organizational Patterns and Opportunities for Suppliers Industrial Upgrading DIIS/CDR Working Paper Working Paper
2003 Humphrey, John Opportunities for SMEs in Developing Countries to Upgrade in a Global Economy ILO SEED 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
2005 Avdasheva, Svetlana
Budanov, Igor
Golikova, Victoria
Yakovlev, Andrei
Upgrading Russian Enterprises from the Value-Chain Perspectives: the case-study of tube & pipe and furniture sector Working Paper Series Centre for the Study of Economic and Social Change in Europe Working Paper
2007 Barrientos, Stephanie Global Production Systems and Decent Work ILO Policy Integration Department Working Paper Working Paper
2007 Birch, Kean Knowledge, Place and Power: Conceptualising Value Creation in Knowledge-Based Commodity Chains Centre for Public Policy for Regions (CPPR) 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 Keane, Jodie A 'new' approach to global value chain analysis - 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
2008 Bolwig, Simon
Ponte, Stefano
Du Toit, Andries
Riisgaard, Lone
Halberg, Neils
Integrating Poverty, Gender and Environmental Concerns into Value Chain Analysis: A Conceptual Framework and Lessons for Action Research DIIS Working Paper Working Paper
2008 Riisgaard, Lone
Bolwig, Simon
Matose, Frank
Du Toit, Andries
Ponte, Stefano
Halberg, Neils
A Strategic Framework and Toolbox for Action Research with Small Producers in Value Chains DIIS Working Paper Working Paper
2006 Ishengoma, Esther
Kappel, Robert
Economic Growth and Poverty: Does Formalisation of Informal Enterprises Matter? GIGA Working Paper Working Paper
1998 Kaplinsky, Raphael Globalization, Industrialization and Sustainable Growth: The Pursuit of the Nth Rent IDS Discussion Paper Working Paper
2009 López, Andrés
Ramos, Daniela
Torre, Iván
Las exportaciones de servicios de América Latina y su integración en las cadenas globales de valor LC ECLAC Working Paper Working Paper
2009 Brach, Juliane
Kappel, Robert
Global Value Chains, Technology Transfer and Local Firm Upgrading in Non-OECD Countries GIGA Working Paper Working Paper
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
2009 Meil, Pamela How value chains grow in the IT sector - R&D, software development and it support services and how this affects work Industry Studies Association Working Paper
2006 Palit, Amitendu Technological Upgradation through Global Value Chains: Challenges before BIMSTEC Nations CSIRD Discussion Paper Working Paper
2009 Razal, Ramon Value Chain Study on Plantation Wood, Rattan and Bamboo in Leyte Island, Philippines - Working Paper
2009 Iizuka, Michiko
Borbon-Galvez, Yari
Compliance with the private standards and capacity building of national institutions under globalization: new agendas for developing countries? UNU-MERIT Working Paper Series 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 Kaplinsky, Raphael
Farooki, Masuma
What are the Implications for Global Value Chains when the Market Shifts from the North to the South? World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Working Paper
2010 Gereffi, Gary
Fernandez-Stark, Karina
The Offshore Services Value Chain World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Working Paper
2009 Gooch, Martin
Felfel, Abdel Samie
Characterizing the Ideal Model of Value Chain Management and Barriers to its Implementation - Working Paper
2010 Gereffi, Gary
Frederick, Stacey
The Global Apparel Value Chain, Trade and the Crisis: Challenges and Opportunities for Developing Countries World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Working Paper
2009 Pelupessy, Wim Agrarian Reform in the Philippine Banana Chain - Working Paper
2010 Lema, Rasmus Adoption of Open Business Models in the West and Innovation in India's Software Industry IDS Working Paper Working Paper
2009 Schure, Jolien
Ingram, Verina
Awono, Abdon
Kamalandua, Binzangi
From Tree to Tea to CO2 in the Democratic Republic of Congo: a framework for analyzing the market chain of fuelwood around Kinshasa and Kisangani - Working Paper
2009 Ingram, Verina
Bongers, Ghislaine
Valuation of Non-Timber Forest Product Chains in the Congo Basin: A methodology for valuation - Working Paper

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