Increasing Trends in Manufacturing Outsourcing Comparative Study of United Kingdom and Taiwan
Lin, Szu-I (2006) Increasing Trends in Manufacturing Outsourcing Comparative Study of United Kingdom and Taiwan. [Dissertation (University of Nottingham only)] (Unpublished)
Outsourcing has become an important issue for many organizations; the potential of outsourcing has moved to critical activities such as design and manufacturing as it offers wide range solutions like streamlining of process, cost reduction of a wide of variety of business process within manufacturing industry. Outsourcing may be seen as a logical response to changing communications technologies, shifting the balance of cost advantage between hierarchies and markets, the decisions are taken within a thoroughly strategic perspective with many firms by either motivated primarily by short-term cost reduction or adopting long-term competitive advantage perspective.
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