An outsourcing parable

A one-person primer on how to sum up costs and benefits of outsourcing overseas.

Jack McHugh, a legislative analyst at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy, offers a primer on how to tally up the costs and benefits of outsourcing. Interesting take, though he makes no bones about his opposition to any restrictions on the uninterrupted global flow of labor and trade.

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Charles Cooper was an executive editor at CNET News. He has covered technology and business for more than 25 years, working at CBSNews.com, the Associated Press, Computer & Software News, Computer Shopper, PC Week, and ZDNet.

 

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