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An Easy Out: Corporate America's Addiction to Outsourcing

Jack Buffington
Format
Book
Published
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2007.
Language
English
ISBN
0313345023 (alk. paper)
Contents
  • The need for productivity
  • The history and myths of outsourcing
  • Strange bedfellows - the opportunists of outsourcing
  • Market myopia, Enron, and political overreaction
  • The economics of who's right and who's wrong
  • Screw it, I'll outsource
  • The "difficult in" over the "easy out"
  • Fear of a global planet
  • The last of the spirits
  • Solutions, what if--
  • Conclusion: get involved.
Description
185 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-182) and index.
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