The book looks to address the following questions in a post-crisis world: How have lead firms responded to the crisis? Have they changed their traditional supply chain strategy and relocated and/or outsourced part of their production? How will those changes affect developing countries? What should be the policy responses to these changes?The credit crunch has spurred new financial arrangements. Some buyers ... Kohla#39;s offered 41 percent of its suppliers a aSupply Chain Financea program that lets suppliers get paid quickly once their invoices are approved for payment; by mid-2009, 11 percent of suppliers had signed on to the deal (Oa#39;Connell 2009). Walmartanbsp;...
|Title||:||Global Value Chains in a Postcrisis World|
|Author||:||Olivier Cattaneo, Gary Gereffi, Cornelia Staritz|
|Publisher||:||World Bank Publications - 2010|