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Unformatted text preview: These results are due not only to the outsourcing of manufacturing, but of their “brains,” where ideas and innovation stem from. A perhaps better solution would be to invest more in home-based development and research to create an advantage against other companies, rather than cutting costs in these areas to finance outsourcing sites. While outsourcing can cut overall costs, it also cuts quality. While India and China are moving faster then ever global market through training their engineers at home, the U.S. and Japan can simply not keep up in cutting-edge technology with their method of outsourcing. The most famous disputes regarding outsourcing were made known in the mid nineties when large companies such as Nike,...
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course SOCIOLOGY 103 taught by Professor Harvey during the Spring '08 term at Rutgers.
- Spring '08