A new Special Issue of the European Journal of Development Research has been edited by Rasmus Lema, Roberta Rabellotti & Padmashree Gehl Sampath.

Innovation systems in the era of global value chains collects  original quantitative and qualitative evidence on the co-evolutionary relationships between GVCs and Innovation Systems. The introductory article Innovation Trajectories in Developing Countries: Co-evolution of Global Value Chains and Innovation Systems is available for free download.