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Choosethebestanswerfromtheoptionsavailable:
1. Occurswhenafirmsubcontractsabusinessfunctiontoanoutsidesupplier
A. Globalization
B. Outsourcing
C. JoinVenture
D. Alloftheabove
2. Current________________indicatorsseentosupportthesuspicionthatoutsourcingis
destroyingthejobsintheUnitedStates.
A. Macroeconomics
B. Outsourcing
C. Import&Export
D. Alloftheabove
3. Accordingtooneoftheauthorsofthebook,___________meansshiftingalotofjobs,
openingalotoflocationinplaceswehadneverdreamtofbefore,goingwherethereslow
costlabor.
A. Globalization
B. JoinVenture
C. Outsourcing
D. D.Alloftheabove
E. CreditDerivative
4.WhicharethejobsthatgetmoreharmedbytheOutsourcing?
A. OfficeJobs
B. FieldJobs
C. ManufacturingJobs
D. Alloftheabove
5.Theonethingthathasmadeoffshoreoutsourcingpossibleisthestandardizationofsuch
businesstasksasdataentry,accountingand________.
A. ITSupport
B. Management
C. Marketing
D. Alloftheabove
6.Annually,outsourcingwouldaffectlessthan_____ofemployedAmericans.
A. 50%
B. 12%
C. 0.2%
D. None
7. Offshoreoutsourcingissimilarlycounterbalancedby_________inthehighendservice
sector.
A. JobCreation
B. Unemployment
C. NewJobCreation
D. Alloftheabove
8.Itisalsoworthrememberthatmanypredictionscomefrom___________whoareeagerto
pushthelatestbusinessfad.
A. Financialconsultants
B. Managementconsultants
C. Accountantconsultants
D. Alloftheabove.

9.Themaindriverofproductivitygainsoverthepastdecadehasbeenthe______________
acrosstheeconomy.
A. Marketing
B. Management
C. Spreadofinformationtechnology
D. Alloftheabove
10.WhatstandsforTAA?
A. TradeAdjustmentAssistance
B. TradeAccountingAssistance
C. TradeAnalyticalAssistance
D. Noneoftheabove
11.Occurswhenafirmsubcontractsabusinessfunctiontoanoutsidesupplier.
A. Offshore
B. Economiesofscope
C. Outsourcing
D. Economictransaction
12.Meansshiftingalotofjobs,openingalotoflocationsinplaceswehadneverdreamof
before,goingwherethereslowcostlabor.
A. Economiesofscale
B. Globalization
C. Economictransaction
D. Business
13.Whatisabenefitofoutsourcing?
A. Joblosses
B. Cheapergoods
C. Monopolies
D. Healthcare
14.WhyIndiaisagreatoptiontooffshoreoutsourcing?
A. Differentlanguage
B. LotofIndians
C. Qualityandservice
D. Religion
15.Somerisksthatcomealongwiththeoutsourcingare:
A. Food,drinksandcustoms
B. Politicalstability,workontime,perfectunderstandingoflanguage
C. Culturalmisunderstandings,politicalinstability,risingwages,lackofquality
control
D. Betterqualitycontrol,protectionsofdomesticworks,balancethepressure
16.Whenafirmorindustryshiftsjobsoverseasbecomesmore__________whichmeans
______revenuesand________anumberofjobs.
A. Global/lower/eliminates
B. Popular/same/increases
C. Small/lower/decreases
D. Competitive/higher/creates
17.
Thewagerateinthiscountrymakesoutsourcingaviableoptionfromacost
savingsperspective.
A. China
B. Mexico

C. India
D. USA
18.
Typicallyifafirmdoesnotpaywagesabovetheprevailingregionalwagerate,
doesnotpayovertime,forbidsunionization,andhasanunsafeworkenvironment,it
approachesthe:
A. Sweatshop
B. Childlabor
C. Perfectworkenvironment
D. Steamshop
19.
WhatsthenameoftheprogramcreatedtoallowCambodiatodistinguishitself
fromtheportfolioofemergingcountriesallcompetingforthemanufacturingbusiness?
A. BetterworkCambodia
B. BetterfactoriesCambodia
C. BettermanufacturingCambodia
D. Cambodiabetterthanyou
20HowmanyjobsperyeararedisplacedbyoffshoreoutsourcingeachyearintheUS?
A. 4million
B. 1,000
C. 220,000
D. 500