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MBA 6713 - Outsourcing and Global Competition (2)

(Elective for International Business concentration.) Outsourcing has altered the way business is done nowadays. Cheaper labor, more skilled expertise, freer cash flow, a more flexible working environment and the more effective use of labor have made outsourcing a global phenomenon. Today businesses from all across the globe are outsourcing work by getting specialists to work at more affordable rates so companies can be more competitive. This course uses economic and management theories as well as real world cases to explore the socio-economic impact of outsourcing and offshoring practices that companies employ to improve business outcomes. Restricted to Business Administration, Business Administration, Business Administration, Business Administration, and Organization Development majors.