What's Behind Our National Crisis and How We Can Reclaim American JobsBook - 2005
Foreword by Lou Dobbs One of the hottest, most controversial topics in the news is the outsourcing of American jobs to other countries. Outsourced jobs are extending well beyond the manufacturing sector to include white-collar professionals, particularly in information technology, financial services, and customer service. Outsourcing America reveals just how much outsourcing is taking place, what its impact is and will be, and what can be done about the loss of jobs. More than an expose, the book shows how outsourcing is part of the historical economic shifts toward globalism and free trade, and demonstrates the impact of outsourcing on individual lives and communities. The authors discuss policies that countries like India and China use to attract U.S. industries, and they offer frank recommendations that business and political leaders must consider in order to confront this snowballing crisis - and bring more high-paying jobs back to the U.S." "
Publisher: New York : American Management Association, c2005
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: HD5724 .H54 2005
Characteristics: xvii, 236 p. : ill. ; 24 cm