Global Value Chains (GVC) Research Cluster

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The Birmingham Business School has always had research excellence in themes related to globalisation with a critical view on the impact of multinational corporations on the global economy. The Global Value Chains (GVC) Research Cluster has a distinctive perspective on the intersection between the global economy, global network collaborations, innovation and business systems, as well as firms’ clusters.

GVC workshops

The Global Value Chains Research Cluster have held a number of workshops on topics associated with GVC's. 

This video offers highlights of their third workshop; 'High Value Engineering: Critical Capabilities for Advanced Manufacturing'.


If you are interested in finding out more about global value chains, please contact Professor Lisa De Propris, GVC Research Cluster Director;