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dc.date.accessioned 2019-08-19T12:17:44Z
dc.date.available 2019-08-19T12:17:44Z
dc.date.issued 2019-07-03 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11910/14149
dc.description.abstract Beginning with the relevance of policies, the analysis of Zambia's retail sector in the chapter by Mwanda Phiri and Francis Ziba reminded us of the challenges that local suppliers face when trying to plug into value chains dominated by foreign firms. In spite of comparative advantages, local firms will fail to participate in GVCs, with opportunities for development foregone, if they do not meet the standards demanded by related lead firms. As Phiri and Ziba argued, government agencies are essential facilitators of the integration of local firms into GVCs (or into value chains regional in scope) because they can protect nascent industries, enforce local content through corresponding legislation, ease access to finance so that local firms upgrade their production processes as well as promote regional integration - which enables local firms to expand into new markets. en
dc.format.medium Print en
dc.publisher Springer en
dc.subject EXPORTS en
dc.subject DEVELOPMENT en
dc.subject GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT en
dc.title Conclusion en
dc.type Chapter in Monograph en
dc.description.version Y en
dc.ProjectNumber N/A en
dc.BudgetYear 2019/20 en
dc.ResearchGroup Economic Perfomance and Development en
dc.SourceTitle Value chains in sub-Saharan Africa: challenges of integration into the global economy en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Scholvin, S. en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Black, A. en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Revilla Diez, R. en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Turok, I. en
dc.PlaceOfPublication Cham, Switzerland en
dc.ArchiveNumber 10926 en
dc.PageNumber 277-284 en
dc.outputnumber 10012 en
dc.bibliographictitle Scholvin, S., Black, A., Revilla Diez, J. & Turok, I. (2019) Conclusion. In: Scholvin, S., Black, A., Revilla Diez, R. & Turok, I. (eds).<i>Value chains in sub-Saharan Africa: challenges of integration into the global economy</i>. Cham, Switzerland: Springer. 277-284. en
dc.publicationyear 2019 en
dc.contributor.author1 Scholvin, S. en
dc.contributor.author2 Black, A. en
dc.contributor.author3 Revilla Diez, J. en
dc.contributor.author4 Turok, I. en


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