Outsourcing and Insourcing in an International Context / Edition 1

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Marc J. Schniederjans (business, U. of Nebraska-Lincoln) and two related Schniederjanses (Ashlyn and Dara) discuss concepts and techniques used in outsourcing, aiming their work for upper-level undergraduate or graduate students who have some background with business terminology. They give an overview of the topic and discuss advantages and disadvantages, risk factors, and international planning, then describe methodological practices such as metrics-based and financial methods, partner selection, allocating business activities, and the right and wrong approaches to implement outsourcing and insourcing. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780765615862
  • Publisher: Sharpe, M. E. Inc.
  • Publication date: 9/28/2005
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 208
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Introduction to outsourcing-insourcing 3
Ch. 2 Advantages and disadvantages of outsourcing-insourcing 21
Ch. 3 Outsourcing-insourcing strategy and international risk factors 36
Ch. 4 Planning international outsourcing-insourcing 49
Ch. 5 International outsourcing-insourcing metrics-based methodologies 75
Ch. 6 Financial methodologies for the initial outsourcing-insourcing decision 98
Ch. 7 Methodologies for selecting outsourcing-insourcing partners 125
Ch. 8 Methodologies for allocating business activities between outsourcers and insourcers 150
Epilogue : there are wrong ways and rights ways to outsource-insource in an international context 182
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