Center for Fair & Alternative Trade

Colorado State University
Research

KEY PUBLICATIONS

The Handbook of Research on Fair Trade (2015), L. Raynolds & E. Bennett (Eds). The first of its kind, this volume brings together 43 of the world’s foremost fair trade scholars from across the social sciences to synthesize existing research, evaluate key debates and identify critical questions. To order... Hardback... | E-book...

Fair Trade: Social Regulation in Global Food Markets (2012): One of the journal’s top 15 most downloaded articles.

Mainstreaming Fair Trade Coffee: From Partnership to Traceability (2009): The journal’s 5th most cited article, over 250 citations.

Fair Trade: The Challenges of Transforming Globalization (2007): Editors L. Raynolds, D. Murray, and J. Wilkinson provide the bestselling analysis of Fair Trade. To order...

The Globalization of Organic Agro-Food Networks (2004): This highly influential article has been cited over 450 times.

One Cup at a Time: Poverty Alleviation through Fair Trade in Latin America (2003): This report and related case studies assess Fair Trade’s impacts on coffee producers…

Consumer/Producer Links in Fair Trade Coffee Networks (2002): In the journal's top five most read articles, cited by over 550.

Re-embedding Global Agriculture: the International Organic and Fair Trade Movements (2000): The journal's most downloaded article, cited over 625 times.

PUBLICATIONS


Recent Publications:

Raynolds, Laura T. "Fairtrade Labor Certifications: The Contested Incorporation of Plantations and Workers." Third World Quarterly doi: 10.1080/01436597.2016.1272408.

Keahey, Jennifer, Laura T. Raynolds, Sandra Kruger & Andries du Toit“Participatory Commodity Networking: An Integrated Framework for Fair Trade Research and Support.” Action Research doi:10:1177/1476750316661396

Raynolds, Laura T. “Bridging North / South Divides through Consumer Driven Networks.” Pp. 167-178 in B. Halkier, et al. (eds.) Routledge Handbook on Consumption. NY: Routledge, 2017


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