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  • Plunkett's Outsourcing & Offshoring Industry Almanac 2010by Jack W. Plunkett

    Plunkett Research, Ltd. 2009; US$ 299.99

    Market research guide to the outsourcing and offshoring industry – a tool for strategic planning, competitive intelligence, employment searches or financial research. Contains trends, statistical tables, and an industry glossary. Over 300 one page profiles of Outsourcing & Offshoring Industry Firms - includes addresses, phone numbers, executive... more...

  • Outsourcingby Michael J. Mol

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 44.00 US$ 36.08

    An analysis of how outsourcing design and the outsourcing process affect the performance of firms. more...

  • The Outsourcing Enterpriseby Leslie P. Willcocks; Sara Cullen; Andrew Craig

    Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 57.00

    Evidence shows that organizations with both a CEO and a team involved in sourcing strategy and supplier configuration make more effective decisions. If the wrong supplier is chosen, performance can be negatively affected. Here the authors look at how companies can improve their outsourcing capabilities. more...

  • Vested Outsourcingby Kate Vitasek; Mike Ledyard; Karl Manrodt

    Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 44.99

    Progressive companies and University programs have recently begun to rethink outsourcing models. In Vested Outsourcing, thought-leader Kate Vitasek has created a model that will improve outsourcing procedures much the way Six Sigma and Lean improved production processes in the 80's and 90's. more...

  • Insourcing, Outsourcing, Offshoringby Dieter Specht

    Deutscher Universitätsverlag 2007; US$ 42.99

    Die Beiträge dieses Tagungsbandes thematisieren die Gestaltung von Wertschöpfungsketten und bieten Anregungen zu breiter angelegten Überlegungen bei der Standortwahl, wobei die wichtigen Aspekte bei strategischen Entscheidungen über Verlagerungen berücksichtigt werden. more...

  • Entscheidung zum Outsourcing von Logistikleistungenby Prof. Dr. Jürgen Weber; Andreas Gebhardt

    Deutscher Universitätsverlag 2007; US$ 50.31

    Andreas Gebhardt untersucht den Prozess der Entscheidung zum Logistik-Outsourcing und entwickelt einen soll-rationalen Entscheidungsablauf. Diesen spiegelt er an den Ergebnissen einer empirischen Studie zu Outsourcing-Entscheidungen mittelständischer Unternehmen. Es wird deutlich, dass die Entscheidungsqualität u.a. durch eine ganzheitlichere Perspektive... more...

  • Innovation Offshoringby Prof. Dr. Dodo zu Knyphausen-Aufseß; Simon Plankenhorn

    Gabler Verlag 2009; US$ 97.97

    In addition to classifying the current understanding of the offshoring phenomenon, Simon Plankenhorn examines potential offshoring opportunities for innovation projects ? from a conceptual and an empirical perspective. Leading European sponsors in five industries were questioned and confirmed the majority of hypotheses, while two case studies in the... more...

  • Offshoring and working conditions in remote workby International Labor Office

    International Labour Office 2010; US$ 100.00

    Advances in information and communication technologies (ICTs), combined with organizations seeking to reduce costs, have led to a dramatic growth in service sector offshoring and outsourcing, most notably to developing countries such as India. This is a co-publication with Palgrave MacMillan Publishing. more...

  • Managing Change in IT Outsourcingby Albert Plugge

    Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 100.00

    Through case studies this volume provides evidence that a link between sourcing capabilities and organizational structure contributes to a positive sourcing performance. Reveals that providers who are able to adapt to changing client circumstances, whilst establishing a fit, succeed in achieving a sustainable performance. more...

  • Vested Outsourcing, Second Editionby Kate Vitasek; Mike Ledyard; Karl Manrodt

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 45.00

    In her classic book Vested Outsourcing , Kate Vitasek identified the top 10 flaws in most outsourced business models and shows organizations how to rethink their outsourcing relationships in a way that will lower costs, improve service, and increase innovation. This revised edition includes updated case studies and a new chapter based on Dell. more...