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The Resource Free trade and uneven development : the North American apparel industry after NAFTA, edited by Gary Gereffi, David Spener, and Jennifer Bair

Free trade and uneven development : the North American apparel industry after NAFTA, edited by Gary Gereffi, David Spener, and Jennifer Bair

Label
Free trade and uneven development : the North American apparel industry after NAFTA
Title
Free trade and uneven development
Title remainder
the North American apparel industry after NAFTA
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gary Gereffi, David Spener, and Jennifer Bair
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How NAFTA has reshaped the production of clothing in North America
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gereffi, Gary
  • Spener, David
  • Bair, Jennifer
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Canada.
  • Clothing trade
  • Clothing trade
  • Textile industry
  • Textile industry
  • Free trade
  • Libre-échange
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Clothing trade
  • Clothing trade
  • Free trade
  • Textile industry
  • Textile industry
  • North America
  • Indústria têxtil
  • Livre comércio
  • Intégration économique
  • Mondialisation
  • Industrie du vêtement
  • Libre-échange
  • Amérique du Nord
Label
Free trade and uneven development : the North American apparel industry after NAFTA, edited by Gary Gereffi, David Spener, and Jennifer Bair
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : The apparel industry and North American economic integration / David Spener, Gary Gereffi, Jennifer Bair -- NAFTA and the apparel commodity chain : corporate strategies, interfirm networks, and industrial upgrading / Jennifer Bair and Gary Gereffi -- Subcontracting networks in the New York City garment industry : changing characteristics in a global era / Florence Palpacuer -- The impact of North American economic integration on the Los Angeles apparel industry / Judi A. Kessler -- The new sweatshops in the United States : how new, how real, how many, and why? / Robert J.S. Ross -- Labor's response to global production / Edna Bonacich -- The unraveling seam : NAFTA and the decline of the apparel industry in El Paso, Texas / David Spener -- Tex Mex : linkages in a binational garment district? : the garment industries in El Paso and Ciudad Juárez / Robine van Dooren -- Commodity chains and industrial organization in the apparel industry in Monterrey and Ciudad Juárez / Jorge Carrilo, Alfredo Hualde, Araceli Almarez -- Torreón : the new blue jeans capital of the world / Gary Gereffi, Martha Martinez, Jennifer Bair -- Learning and the limits of foreign partners as teachers / Enrique Dussel Peters, Clemente Ruiz Durán, Michael J. Piore -- Knitting the networks between Mexican producers and the U.S. market / Ulrik Vangstrup -- Fragmented markets, elaborate chains : the retail distribution of imported clothing in Mexico / Jorge Mendoza, Fernando Pozos Ponce, David Spener -- When does apparel become a peril? : on the nature of industrialization in the Caribbean Basin / Michael Mortimore -- Can the Dominican Republic's export-processing zones survive NAFTA? / Dale T. Matthews -- NAFTA and uneven development in the North American apparel industry / Jennifer Bair, David Spener, Gary Gereffi
Control code
ocn320898250
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 356 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439901144
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1441j4p
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)320898250
Label
Free trade and uneven development : the North American apparel industry after NAFTA, edited by Gary Gereffi, David Spener, and Jennifer Bair
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : The apparel industry and North American economic integration / David Spener, Gary Gereffi, Jennifer Bair -- NAFTA and the apparel commodity chain : corporate strategies, interfirm networks, and industrial upgrading / Jennifer Bair and Gary Gereffi -- Subcontracting networks in the New York City garment industry : changing characteristics in a global era / Florence Palpacuer -- The impact of North American economic integration on the Los Angeles apparel industry / Judi A. Kessler -- The new sweatshops in the United States : how new, how real, how many, and why? / Robert J.S. Ross -- Labor's response to global production / Edna Bonacich -- The unraveling seam : NAFTA and the decline of the apparel industry in El Paso, Texas / David Spener -- Tex Mex : linkages in a binational garment district? : the garment industries in El Paso and Ciudad Juárez / Robine van Dooren -- Commodity chains and industrial organization in the apparel industry in Monterrey and Ciudad Juárez / Jorge Carrilo, Alfredo Hualde, Araceli Almarez -- Torreón : the new blue jeans capital of the world / Gary Gereffi, Martha Martinez, Jennifer Bair -- Learning and the limits of foreign partners as teachers / Enrique Dussel Peters, Clemente Ruiz Durán, Michael J. Piore -- Knitting the networks between Mexican producers and the U.S. market / Ulrik Vangstrup -- Fragmented markets, elaborate chains : the retail distribution of imported clothing in Mexico / Jorge Mendoza, Fernando Pozos Ponce, David Spener -- When does apparel become a peril? : on the nature of industrialization in the Caribbean Basin / Michael Mortimore -- Can the Dominican Republic's export-processing zones survive NAFTA? / Dale T. Matthews -- NAFTA and uneven development in the North American apparel industry / Jennifer Bair, David Spener, Gary Gereffi
Control code
ocn320898250
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 356 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439901144
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1441j4p
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)320898250

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