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Global Capitalism Unbound

Winners and Losers from Offshore Outsourcing

  • Eva Paus

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
  2. Introduction

  3. The Great Transformation: The Globalization of the Labor Market

  4. The Impact of Offshoring and Globalization in Developed Countries

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 61-61
    2. Catherine L. Mann
      Pages 63-76
    3. William Milberg, Melissa Mahoney, Markus Schneider, Rudi von Arnim
      Pages 77-93
  5. Offshoring for Development?

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 229-270

About this book

Introduction

Leading experts analyze the impact of the rapid growth of offshore outsourcing in manufacturing and IT. For some it promises more rapid economic growth and for some developing countries it is an opportunity to leapfrog, while others are sidelined but it also means labour and governments may lose bargaining power vis-à-vis globally mobile capital.

Keywords

economic growth globalization growth Information Technology (IT) innovation labor market labor markets production service

Editors and affiliations

  • Eva Paus
    • 1
  1. 1.Mount Holyoke CollegeUSA

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