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Commodity chains and global capitalism

Author: Gary Gereffi; Miguel Korzeniewicz
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1994.
Series: Contributions in economics and economic history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Commodity chains link the processes of manufacturing that result in a final product available for individual consumption. This book explores the global commodity chains approach, which reformulates the basic conceptual categories for analysing patterns of global organisation and change.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Commodity chains and global capitalism.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1994
(OCoLC)647697958
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Gereffi; Miguel Korzeniewicz
ISBN: 0275945731 9780275945732
OCLC Number: 27727037
Description: xiv, 334 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : global commodity chains / Gary Gereffi, Miguel Korzeniewicz, and Roberto P. Korzeniewicz --
Commodity chains : construct and research / Terence K. Hopkins and Immanuel Wallerstein --
The shipbuilding commodity chain, 1590-1790 / Eyüp Özveren --
The grain flour commodity chain, 1590-1790 / Sheila Pelizzon --
Conclusions about commodity chains / Terence K. Hopkins and Immanuel Wallerstein --
Competition, time, and space in industrial change / Erica Schoenberger --
The global distribution of commodity chains / Roberto P. Korzeniewicz and William Martin --
The organization of buyer-driven global commodity chains : how U.S. retailers shape overseas production networks / Gary Gereffi --
Where is the chain in commodity chains? : the service sector nexus / Eileen Rabach and Eun Mee Kim --
Institutionalizing flexibility : a comparative analysis of Fordist and post-Fordist models of Third World agro-export production / Laura T. Raynolds --
The new spatial division of labor and commodity chains in the greater South China economic region / Xiangming Chen --
Commodity chains and industrial restructuring in the Pacific Rim : garment trade and manufacturing / Richard P. Appelbaum, David Smith, and Brad Christerson --
Strategic reorientations of U.S. apparel firms / Ian M. Taplin --
Automobile commodity chains in the NICs : a comparison of South Korea, Mexico, and Brazil / Naeyoung Lee and Jeffrey Cason --
Commodity chains and marketing strategies : Nike and the global athletic footwear industry / Miguel Korzeniewicz --
Fresh demand : the consumption of Chilean produce in the United States / Walter L. Goldfrank --
Commodity chains and the Korean automobile industry / Hyung Kook Kim and Su-Hoon Lee --
Cocaine, commodity chains, and drug politics : a transnational approach / Suzanne Wilson and Marta Zambrano.
Series Title: Contributions in economics and economic history.
Responsibility: edited by Gary Gereffi and Miguel Korzeniewicz.
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