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Some want to make people think outsourcing American jobs overseas is an issue, yet their arguments are weak, if not downright delusional. While the opponents against outsourcing use facts, and have solutions. This is why outsourcing American jobs overseas is a problem. If it was an issue then there would be no clear cut solution, yet there is one. Ones that would cost big corporate business lots of money in profits, and they will fight it at all cost, even by spreading lies as facts. The solution to this problem would be evening out the imports and exports. This would make it a real free and fair trade market. The people for these current trade agreements have no argument, yet they debate it anyway. Their whole arguments consist of terms like jobs that move abroad are replaced by better, higher-value jobs at home, we import many more jobs than we export, the standard of living for foreign workers rose, and prices move lower for consumers and profits rise for corporations. Let’s take a look at these arguments. Jobs that move abroad are replaced by better, higher-value jobs at home. If you look at the facts then you will see the average American salary has not increased much in the last 10 years according to the department of social security ( http://www.socialsecurity.gov/OACT/COLA/AWI.html#Seri es ). The average American salaries have only increased on average 168 dollars a week, and add in inflation they may even make less. The average American also works more hours than they did before. So the question has to be where are these better jobs? We import many more
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jobs than we export. This statement is like a fortune cookie, yes it cannot be proven wrong, yet it cannot be proven right either, but with unemployment of 9% it is hard to believe in this statement. The standard of living for foreign workers rose. How does this help America? With this statement they are basically saying that foreign workers are more important than American workers. I
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2012 for the course INFORMATIO IT/205 taught by Professor Dr.reginahenry during the Winter '11 term at University of Phoenix.

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