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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
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9940.N72
LC item number
F74 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gereffi, Gary
  • Spener, David
  • Bair, Jennifer
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clothing trade
  • Clothing trade
  • Textile industry
  • Textile industry
  • Free trade
Label
Free trade and uneven development : the North American apparel industry after NAFTA, edited by Gary Gereffi, David Spener, and Jennifer Bair
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The apparel industry and North American economic integration / David Spener, Gary Gereffi, and 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, and Araceli Almarez -- Torreón: the new blue jeans capital of the world / Gary Gereffi, Martha Martinez, and Jennifer Bair -- Learning and the limits of foreign partners as teachers / Enrique Dussel Peters, Clemente Ruiz Durán, and 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, and 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, and Gary Gereffi
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 356 p.
Isbn
9781566399678
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001050820
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1995193-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)1995193
  • (Sirsi) o48661257
  • (OCoLC)48661257
Label
Free trade and uneven development : the North American apparel industry after NAFTA, edited by Gary Gereffi, David Spener, and Jennifer Bair
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The apparel industry and North American economic integration / David Spener, Gary Gereffi, and 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, and Araceli Almarez -- Torreón: the new blue jeans capital of the world / Gary Gereffi, Martha Martinez, and Jennifer Bair -- Learning and the limits of foreign partners as teachers / Enrique Dussel Peters, Clemente Ruiz Durán, and 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, and 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, and Gary Gereffi
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 356 p.
Isbn
9781566399678
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001050820
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1995193-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)1995193
  • (Sirsi) o48661257
  • (OCoLC)48661257

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