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The Value Chain Framework Briefing Paper

Organization(s): 
ACDI/VOCA
Author(s): 
Ruth Campbell
Institutional Sponsor: 
United States Agency for International Development
Publication date: 
Tuesday, January 1, 2008
This briefing paper provides an overview of the value chain framework, a tool that can be used for identifying and analyzing the relationships between firms in an industry. The paper includes a description of the structural and dynamic elements that affect the performance of the firms and industries, as well as few key lessons learned that have come out of research and field experience.