Identify a company in or near your area that has transitioned to offshoring. Did it lead to a loss of jobs in that area? How does that affect the community? How might a company benefit from the globalization of production? What are the key factors that a company would consider in locating abroad? What data would need to be collected before evaluating the offshoring options? What ethical and environmental factors should a United States firm consider before finalizing the offshoring decision?
Your journal entry must be at least 200 words. No references or citations are necessary.