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Does outsourcing harm America?

Author: Lisa Krueger
Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, ©2010.
Series: At issue., Economy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents an overview of offshore outsourcing, discussing the extent of the problem, which occupations are affected, what countries jobs are being outsourced to, and what people are doing about it.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Does outsourcing harm America?
Detroit : Greenhaven Press, ©2010
(OCoLC)761205971
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Krueger
ISBN: 9780737746730 0737746734 9780737746747 0737746742
OCLC Number: 440282676
Description: 118 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: U.S. corporations can benefit from outsourcing / Melanie Rodier --
The advantages of outsourcing are ending / John Ferreira and Len Prokopets --
Outsourcing has contributed to the loss of manufacturing jobs / Susan Helper --
Outsourcing harms the U.S. middle class / Dennis Behreandt --
Americans are offered services at lower cost through outsourcing / Douglas A. Irwin --
Outsourcing compromises the safety and quality of products / Dali L. Yang --
The majority of Americans believe free trade is hampering the U.S. economy / Nina Easton --
America has prospered from outsourcing so protectionism is not needed / Milton Ezrati --
Outsourcing is a precursor to foreign investors obtaining U.S. infrastructure / William Norman Grigg --
Multinational corporations can benefit the economy during a recession / Michael Mandel, Steve Hamm, and Christopher Ferrell --
Outsourcing creates a need to revamp the U.S. education system / Maggie Nassif and William Roe.
Series Title: At issue., Economy.
Responsibility: Lisa Krueger, book editor.

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Presents an overview of offshore outsourcing, discussing the extent of the problem, which occupations are affected, what countries jobs are being outsourced to, and what people are doing about it.

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