A Proposal to Prevent Offshoring: An Analysis of the Latest Anti-Offshoring Proposals

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  • Article Title: A Proposal to Prevent Offshoring: An Analysis of the Latest Anti-Offshoring Proposals
  • Title of Journal: Journal of International Business & Law
  • Vol #: 11
  • Issue #: 4

This student note explores the detrimental effects of offshoring on the American economy and possible legislative response. The author suggests companies view offshoring as beneficial because it allows them to lower their production costs by replacing expensive domestic labor with cheaper foreign labor. However, the author notes the displacement of workers due to outsourcing harms the domestic economy. He identifies four types of legislative efforts aimed at addressing the employment displacement issues.

 

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