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Offshoring a threat for the UK's knowledge jobs

Offshoring a threat for the UK's knowledge jobs

Katerina Rudiger
01 June 2007

Global changes in the location of production and the outsourcing of tasks to low-wage countries have dominated the public discourse for some time. Especially the relatively recent IT boom in India, which has led to some media hype, nurturing a fear in high income countries such as the UK that even relatively high-skilled, well-paid jobs are now also under threat by this next wave of technology driven globalisation.

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