17 August 2011

Special issue: Shifting end markets and upgrading prospects in global value chains

International Journal of Technological Learning, Innovation and Development 4(1-3) 2011
  • What are the implications for global value chains when the market shifts from the north to the south?
  • Upgrading of smallholder agro-food production in Africa: the role of lead firm strategies and new markets
  • Upgrading and restructuring in the global apparel value chain: why China and Asia are outperforming Mexico and Central America
  • Value chain dynamics, local embeddedness, and upgrading in the clothing sectors of Lesotho and Swaziland
  • Global value chains in the electronics industry: characteristics, crisis, and upgrading opportunities for firms from developing countries
  • Going mobile in China: shifting value chains and upgrading in the mobile telecom sector
  • Global value chains in the automotive industry: an enhanced role for developing countries?
  • The offshore services value chain: upgrading trajectories in developing countries
  • Labour standards and technological upgrading: competitive challenges in the global football industry

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