Books

2015. Labor Standards in International Supply Chains: Aligning Rights and Incentives. Edward Elgar Publishing. With Daniel Berliner, Anne Greenleaf, Milli Lake, and Margaret Levi.

Book Description: Labor Standards in International Supply Chains examines developments in working conditions over the past thirty years. We analyze the stakeholders and mechanisms that create challenges and opportunities for improving labor rights around the world, in sectors including apparel, footwear and electronics. Extended examples from China, Honduras, Bangladesh and the United States, as well as new quantitative evidence, illustrate the complex dynamics within and among key groups, including brands, suppliers, governments, workers and consumers.

Research Methodology: Quantitative analysis (Chapter 5), Comparative Case Studies of the United States, Bangladesh, Honduras, and China (Chapters 6-9) as well as industry and firm-level case studies.

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