Gartner Research

The Offshore Outsourcing Journey Goes Beyond Labor Arbitrage

Published: 29 September 2005

ID: G00131094

Analyst(s): Allie Young, Frances Karamouzis

Summary

Current offshore resource use is primarily focused on the benefits of labor arbitrage (the differential in cost of labor between a high- and a low-cost location). However, you should evaluate longer-term goals using Gartner's road map for the overall global sourcing journey.

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