William H. Magill on Fri, 12 Sep 2003 23:23:15 -0400

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Re: [PLUG] Interesting Outsourcing Article...

On Friday, September 12, 2003, at 10:36 PM, Paul wrote:
Stephen Gran wrote:
Isn't this just a problem with the underlying capitalism model of
business? In the short run, it makes sense to reduce costs by any
means, in this case, outsourcing, in order to stay competitive. In the
long run, however, the thing that keeps the economy afloat is not the
supply side but the demand side, and you need workers with money in
their pockets to buy your goods if you plan to actually sell things.

Maybe places like India and China will buy our goods.

That's one of the goals...

William H. Magill
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