Commentary

U.N. Supports Offshore Outsourcing

The United Nations said that outsourcing businesses overseas is a practice that benefits the world economy. Outsourcing, or relocating businesses and jobs to a country outside of a company’s origin, has given a rise to a new international division of labor in the production of services

Geoffrey Segal is the director of privatization and government reform at Reason Foundation, a nonprofit think tank advancing free minds and free markets. He is also editor of Reason's Privatization Watch.