Are low- and middle-income countries profiting from fast fashion?

@article{Khurana2021AreLA,
  title={Are low- and middle-income countries profiting from fast fashion?},
  author={Karan Khurana and Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu},
  journal={Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management: An International Journal},
  year={2021}
}
  • Karan Khurana, S. Muthu
  • Published 10 June 2021
  • Economics
  • Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management: An International Journal
PurposeIn the last two decades, the fashion value chain traveled to developing parts of the world. To these nations, it paved a path for socio-economic development initially but lately, the aftermath has costed more. This article visualizes the gains and losses of fast fashion to these countries.Design/methodology/approachAn in-depth systematic literature review was performed to analyze the secondary data from academic journals and reports from international organizations. The authors have… 
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