A review of micro‐practices in commodity value chains in the global south

Daniel Siaw, David Botchie, David Sarpong
2022 Strategic Change  
Micro-practices in the commodity value chains (CVCs) have experienced dramatic evolution through digital technology (DT). This article reviews the literature to identify four critical periods in this evolutionary cycle, from 1980 to 2020, to explicate the dimensions through which DT has foregrounded the burgeoning patterns of change in practice. Focusing on three key levels of micro-practices: farm level, production level, and institutional level, a nuanced analysis of the role of relevant
more » ... holders in mobilizing resources and provides support to leverage DT. Our study shows how stakeholders' receptiveness has facilitated the radical (re)construction of micro-practices in CVC. Implications for theory and practice are outlined.
doi:10.1002/jsc.2486 fatcat:ghtbrmnt3bhd3fq7m5cxb7hmhu