G. Gereffi

Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness

Professor

Box 90088

Durham, NC 27708-0204

United States

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Scholarly Papers (35)

1.

America's Loss is the World's Gain: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Part 4

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2013
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Immigration, entrepreneurship, India, China, workforce, labor migration, policy

2.

America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs: Part I

Duke Science, Technology & Innovation Paper No. 23
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Jun 2007
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS) and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Citation 27

Abstract:

entrepreneur, immigrant, high tech, patent, regional development

3.

Getting the Numbers Right: International Engineering Education in the United States, China, and India

Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 97, No. 1, pp. 13-25, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2008
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness, Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS) and Duke University - Department of Sociology
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Citation 1

Abstract:

dynamic and transactional engineers, engineering education, offshoring

4.

Intellectual Property, the Immigration Backlog, and a Reverse Brain-Drain: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Part III

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2014
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, New York University (NYU) - Department of Sociology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS), Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Citation 3

Abstract:

entrepreneur, immigrant, competitiveness, intellectual property

5.

How the Disciple Became the Guru

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2008
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Harvard University and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Abstract:

workforce development, training, India

6.

Education, Entrepreneurship and Immigration: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Part II

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Jun 2007
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS), University of California, Berkeley - School of Information and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Citation 3

Abstract:

immigrant, entrepreneur, education, high-tech, engineering

7.

The Globalization of Innovation: Pharmaceuticals: Can India and China Cure the Global Pharmaceutical Market

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 11 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2014
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS), Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness, Harvard University - Labor and Worklife Program and BusinessWeek
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Citation 1

Abstract:

pharmaceuticals, innovaiton, R&D, value chain, China, India

8.

Skilled Immigration and Economic Growth

Applied Research in Economic Development, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 6-14, 2008
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Jun 2008
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS) and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Abstract:

Immigrants, Engineering, Technology, Startup

The Impacts of Wal-Mart: The Rise and Consequences of the World's Dominant Retailer

Annual Review of Sociology, Vol. 35, August 2009
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Mar 2010
G. Gereffi and Michelle M. Christian
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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Citation 1

Abstract:

globalization, labor, community mobilization, buyer-driven commodity chains

The Impacts of Wal-Mart: The Rise and Consequences of the World's Dominant Retailer

Annual Review of Sociology, Vol. 35, pp. 573-591, 2009
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
G. Gereffi and Michelle M. Christian
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and University of Tennessee, Knoxville

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10.

Where the Engineers Are

Issues in Science and Technology, Spring 2007
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS) and Duke University - Department of Sociology
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Engineering, Graduation, India, China, United States

11.

The Grass is Indeed Greener in India and China for Returnee Entrepreneurs: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs – Part VI

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University - Center on Globalization, Governance, & Competitiveness, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and Harvard Kennedy School
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Abstract:

Entrepreneurship, Returnees, India, China, Innovation, Startups, Reverse Brain Drain, Immigration, Global Competitiveness

12.

The Global Apparel Value Chain, Trade and the Crisis: Challenges and Opportunities for Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5281
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
G. Gereffi and Stacey Frederick
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and Duke University - Center on Globalization, Governance, & Competitiveness
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Markets and Market Access, Economic Theory & Research, Free Trade, Labor Policies, Access to Markets

13.

Industry Trends in Engineering Offshoring

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Vivek Wadhwa, Ben A. Rissing and G. Gereffi
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS) and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Abstract:

Engineering, Offshoring, Globalization

14.

Framing the Engineering Outsourcing Debate

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Vivek Wadhwa and G. Gereffi
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Engineering, Outsourcing, China, India

15.

Trade, Transnational Corporations and Food Consumption: A Global Value Chain Approach

Trade, Food, Diet and Health Perspectives and Policy Options, C. Hawkes, C. Blouin, S. Henson, N. Drager, L. Dubé, eds., Chapter 6, pp. 91-110, Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010,
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Mar 2010
G. Gereffi and Michelle M. Christian
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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Citation 1

Abstract:

trade, transnational corporations, global value chains, food consumption

Risks and Opportunities of Participation in Global Value Chains

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6847
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
G. Gereffi and Xubei Luo
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and World Bank
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Abstract:

Labor Policies, Economic Theory & Research, Debt Markets, Markets and Market Access, Access to Finance

Risks and Opportunities of Participation in Global Value Chains

Journal of Banking and Financial Economics, Vol. 2, Issue 4, 2015, pp. 51-63, 2015
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 Nov 2015
G. Gereffi and Xubei Luo
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and World Bank
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Abstract:

Global Value Chains, Risk, Opportunity, Economic Upgrading, Social Upgrading

17.

The Offshore Services Value Chain: Developing Countries and the Crisis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5262
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
G. Gereffi and Karina Fernandez-Stark
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and Duke University- Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Abstract:

ICT Policy and Strategies, E-Business, Water and Industry, Housing & Human Habitats, Public Sector Corruption & Anticorruption Measures

18.

Joining, Upgrading and Being Competitive in Global Value Chains: A Strategic Framework

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6406
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness, Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Trade Directorate (ECH) and European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Economic Theory & Research, E-Business, Labor Policies, Environmental Economics & Policies, Emerging Markets

19.

Why the World Suddenly Cares About Global Supply Chains

Journal of Supply Chain Management, Volume 48, Issue 3, pp. 24-32
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 31 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2012
G. Gereffi and Joonkoo Lee
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and Hanyang University
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Abstract:

global value chain, supply chain management, international/global purchasing, outsourcing (make or buy), literature survey

20.

Global Value Chains and Agrifood Standards: Challenges and Possibilities for Smallholders in Developing Countries

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 109, no. 31 (July 31, 2012), pp. 12326-12331. Part of Special Feature on “Agriculture Development and Nutrition Security.” ,
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2012
Joonkoo Lee, G. Gereffi and Janet Beauvais
Hanyang University, Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
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Abstract:

Food safety, agrifood supply chain, value chain governance

21.

Global Value Chains, Upgrading and Poverty Reduction

Capturing the Gains Briefing Note, No. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2014
Hanyang University, Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and University of Manchester
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Global value chains, trade in value added, economic upgrading, social upgrading, poverty reduction

22.

Economic and Social Upgrading in Global Production Networks: A New Paradigm for a Changing World

International Labour Review, Vol. 150 (2011), No. 3-4.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 04 May 2014
University of Manchester, Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and International Labour Organization (ILO)
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Global production networks, global value chains, economic and social upgrading

23.

Mobile Phones: Who Benefits in Shifting Global Value Chains?

Capturing the Gains, Revised Summit Briefing, No. 6.1, February 2013
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 May 2013
Joonkoo Lee, G. Gereffi and Dev Nathan
Hanyang University, Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and Institute for Human Development
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Abstract:

mobile phones, global value chain, economic upgrading, social upgrading

24.

The Marketing and Distribution of Fast Food

Michael Freemark (ed.), Pediatric Obesity: Etiology, Pathogenesis, and Treatment. New York: Humana Press, 2010
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Aug 2012
Michelle M. Christian and G. Gereffi
University of Tennessee, Knoxville and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Abstract:

Social context, global food chain, global value chain, transnational corporation, fast food marketing

25.

US-Based Food and Agricultural Value Chains and Their Relevance to Healthy Diets

Journal of Hunger & Environmental Nutrition, Vol. 4, pp. 357-374, 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Dec 2009
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness, Hanyang University and University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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Citation 2

Abstract:

global value chains, governance, food and agriculture, healthy diets

26.

The Co-Evolution of Concentration in Mobile Phone Global Value Chains and Its Impact on Social Upgrading in Developing Countries

Capturing the Gains Working Paper 25
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Mar 2013
Joonkoo Lee and G. Gereffi
Hanyang University and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Citation 1

Abstract:

mobile phone manufacturing, global value chains, concentration, economic upgrading, social upgrading

27.

Better Work in Central America: Assessing the Opportunities for Upgrading in Nicaragua's Apparel Sector

Capturing the Gains Working Paper 17
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Mar 2013
Jennifer Bair and G. Gereffi
University of Colorado at Boulder and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Abstract:

Nicaragua, apparel, TPL, Better Work, CAFTA

28.

Public-Private Partnerships in Global Value Chains: Can They Actually Benefit the Poor?

United States Agency for International Development - Leveraging Economic Opportunities Report No. 8
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Apr 2015
Ajmal Abdulsamad, Shawn Stokes and G. Gereffi
Duke University - Center on Globalization, Governance, & Competitiveness, Duke University - Center on Globalization, Governance, & Competitiveness and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Abstract:

Partnerships, Inclusive Development, Market Access, Value Chains, Smallholders

29.

Global Value Chains, Rising Power Firms and Economic and Social Upgrading

critical perspectives on international business 11(3/4): 319-339 (2015)
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Aug 2015
Joonkoo Lee and G. Gereffi
Hanyang University and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Abstract:

Standards, Development, Lead firms, Regionalization, Concentration, Globalization, Multinational enterprises, Economic and social upgrading, Global value chain, Rising powers

30.

Realizing the Potential of African Agriculture: Innovations and Market Access for Smallholder Farmers

Duke University, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness, May 2013
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 27 May 2015
Ajmal Abdulsamad, Lukas Brun and G. Gereffi
Duke University - Center on Globalization, Governance, & Competitiveness, Duke University - Center on Globalization, Governance, & Competitiveness and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
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Abstract:

Agricultural Innovations, Market Access, Value Chains, Smallholders, sub-Saharan Africa

31.

Global Value Chains and Upgrading: Export Promotion in FTZs [Free Trade Zones]

World Free Zone Organization (FZ0), Bulletin #5.
Posted: 24 May 2016
G. Gereffi
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness

Abstract:

Global Value Chains, medical devices, Costa Rica

32.

Economic and Social Upgrading in Global Value Chains and Industrial Clusters: Why Governance Matters

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 133, No. 1, 2016, pp. 25-38
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Jan 2016
G. Gereffi and Joonkoo Lee
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and Hanyang University
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Abstract:

Corporate social responsibility, Global value chains, Industrial clusters, Governance, Economic upgrading, Social upgrading

33.

Development Models and Industrial Upgrading in China and Mexico

European Sociological Review, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 37-51, 2009
Posted: 05 Aug 2009
G. Gereffi
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness

Abstract:

34.

Value Chains, Networks and Clusters: Reframing the Global Automotive Industry

Journal of Economic Geography, Vol. 8, Issue 3, pp. 297-321, 2008
Posted: 07 Jul 2008
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), K.U.Leuven and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness

Abstract:

Automobiles, global value chains, networks, clusters, governance, institutions

35.

The Global Apparel Value Chain: What Prospects for Upgrading by Developing Countries?

United Nations Industrial Development, p. 36, 2003
Posted: 23 Jun 2003
G. Gereffi and Olga Memedovic
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and United Nations Industrial Development Organisation - Strategic Research and Economics

Abstract:

Apparel Global Value Chains, corporate strategies, developing country industrial upgrading