Jack Daly

Jack is a 2012 graduate of N.C. State’s Masters of International Studies program. Prior to joining CGGC, his research focused on government responses to recent crises within automotive value chains in Sweden, Germany and the United States. He has also been an analyst for firms specializing in political risk, analyzing regime stability, policy initiatives, societal tensions and business environments in more than 30 countries. Finally, he worked in newspapers for nine years, writing for the Raleigh News & Observer, Charlotte Observer and Durham Herald-Sun. While he was born in Toronto, Jack has lived in Durham since 2005. He has a wife and two sons.

Content by Jack Daly
  • Publication - Project Report

    Maize value chains in East Africa

    11 May 2017 | Jack Daly, Gary Gereffi, Andrew Guinn

  • Publication - Project Report

    Regional value chains in East Africa: Summary report

    11 May 2017 | Jack Daly, Ajmal Abdulsamad, Gary Gereffi

  • Publication - Policy Brief

    Maize value chains in East Africa

    23 Mar 2017 | Jack Daly, Gary Gereffi, Andrew Guinn

  • Blog post

    Regional value chains: Enhancing productivity in East Africa

    In partnership with the IGC, Duke University’s Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness (CGGC) reveals the potential for regional integration to strengthen value chains and improve productivity in Rwanda and Uganda. Despite recent regional improvements in poverty reduction and economic growth rates in East Africa, firm productivity in the region remains low....

    9 Dec 2016 | Jack Daly

  • Project

    Regional value chains in East Africa

    Since the mid-1990's, many East African countries have enjoyed relatively high economic growth rates and made substantial progress in poverty reduction. Nevertheless, firm productivity remains low across sectors, and the region remains highly dependent upon foreign aid as a source of foreign exchange. Trade flows remain low in East Africa relative to other world regions,...

    28 May 2015 | Gary Gereffi, Andrew Guinn, Ajmal Abdulsamad, Jack Daly