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Introduction: The apparel industry and North American economic integration
The economic and social consequences of international trade agreements have become a major area of inquiry in development studies in recent years. As evidenced by the energetic protests surrounding the Seattle meeting of ...
The Offshore Services Value Chain: Developing Countries and the Crisis
(Global Value Chains in a Postcrisis World: A Development Perspective, 2010)
How many highly skilled foreign-born are waiting in line for U.S. legal permanent residence?
(International Migration Review, 2010-06-01)
While the United States welcomes foreign-born students and trainees and, less warmly, temporary workers such as H-1B visa holders, it places an array of requirements, obstacles, and delays upon persons who would like to ...
Contending Paradigms for Cross-Regional Comparison: Development Strategies and Commodity Chains in East Asia and Latin America
(Latin America in Comparative Perspective: New Approaches to Methods and Analysis, 1995)
Global value chains in a post-Washington Consensus world
(Review of International Political Economy, 2014-01-01)
Contemporary globalization has been marked by significant shifts in the organization and governance of global industries. In the 1970s and 1980s, one such shift was characterized by the emergence of buyer-driven ...
Power and Profits in the Apparel Commodity Chain
(Global Production: The Apparel Industry in the Pacific Rim, 1994)
Global value chains and agrifood standards: challenges and possibilities for smallholders in developing countries.
(Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 2012-07-31)
The rise of private food standards has brought forth an ongoing debate about whether they work as a barrier for smallholders and hinder poverty reduction in developing countries. This paper uses a global value chain approach ...
Tourism Global Value Chains and Africa
(Tourism Global Value Chains and Africa, 2017-01-31)
As Africa continues to attract record numbers of international arrivals, there are industry undercurrents that influence the continent’s participation in tourism value chains. African tourism is characterized by high foreign ...
América Latina en las cadenas globales de valor y el papel de China
(Boletín Informativo Techint, 2015-12-10)
En este artículo se analiza la posición de América Latina y el Caribe en las cadenas globales de valor (CGV), con énfasis en el impacto de China sobre la competitividad de la región. Mientras que Brasil, los países andinos ...
Determinants of Development Strategies in Latin America and East Asia
(Pacific Focus, 1987-01-01)