1 Local Innovation and Global Value Chains in Developing Countries

@inproceedings{Marchi20151LI,
  title={1 Local Innovation and Global Value Chains in Developing Countries},
  author={Valentina De Marchi},
  year={2015}
}
The GVC approach has stressed that inter-firm linkages within GVCs can play a crucial role in transferring technological knowledge and promoting innovation. However, the exact nature of these GVC inter-firms relationships, and their impact on the learning and innovative processes of firms involved in such GVCs in developing countries is still controversial and rather understudied. In this paper we argue that to investigate whether and how firms involved in GVCs (as well as industrial clusters… CONTINUE READING