James Heintz

University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Political Science

Thompson Hall

Amherst, MA 01003

United States

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Scholarly Papers (6)

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Informalization, Economic Growth and the Challenge of Creating Viable Labor Standards in Developing Countries

PERI Working Paper No. 60
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Sep 2003
James Heintz and Robert Pollin
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Political Science and University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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informal economy, employment, informalization, macroeconomics, economic growth, labor standards

Global Apparel Production and Sweatshop Labor: Can Raising Retail Prices Finance Living Wages?

PERI Working Paper No. 19
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Mar 2003
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics, University of Cape Town (UCT) - Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit (SALDRU) and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Political Science
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Global Apparel Production and Sweatshop Labor: Can Raising Retail Prices Finance Living Wages?

Posted: 19 Mar 2003
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics, University of Cape Town (UCT) - Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit (SALDRU) and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Political Science

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The New Face of Unequal Exchange: Low-Wage Manufacturing, Commodity Chains, and Global Inequality

PERI Working Paper No. 59
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Aug 2003
James Heintz
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Political Science
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trade, global commodity chains, multinational corporations, subcontracting, branding, inequality

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Global Labor Standards: Their Impact and Implementation

PERI Working Paper No. 46
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Feb 2003
James Heintz
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Political Science
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Capital Accumulation and Macro Policy in South Africa: Political Instability, Distributive Conflict, and Economic Institutions, 2002

PERI Working Paper No. 29
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Apr 2003
James Heintz
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Political Science
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Low-Wage Manufacturing and Global Commodity Chains: A Model in the Unequal Exchange Tradition

Cambridge Journal of Economics, Vol. 30, Issue 4, pp. 507-520, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
James Heintz
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Political Science

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Trade, Global commodity chains, Subcontracting, Branding