• Offshore Outsourcing Of Information Technologies Services
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    OFFSHORE OUTSOURCING OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES SERVICES: WHY ARE WE DOING IT? MBA 500 TABLE OF CONTENTS INTRODUCTION 3 THE HISTORY OF OUTSOURCING 4 HOW IS IT POSSIBLE? 6 WHY DO WE OUTSOURCE 10 WHO ARE WE OUTSOURCING 12 THE FUTURE OF OFFSHORE OUTSOURCING 13 CONCLUSION 16 BIBLIOGRAPHY 17 Introduction Offshore outsourcing is not a new practice in the United States. Offshore outsourcing of information technologies services, however, is relatively new to our nation. It is a hot issue in political d...
  • Microsoft And Monopoly Operating System
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    America's century-old antitrust law is increasingly irrelevant to our modern global information technology market. This law is obsolete, in accordance to the current Microsoft situation, because in the past there wasn't technology as there is now. Recently the government has been accusing Microsoft as being a monopoly. "Techno-Optimists" claim that "efforts by government to promote competition by restraining high-tech firms that acquire market power will only stifle competition." Some analysts d...
  • Street Journal Healthcare Wall Court
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    Fred Principles of Risk Management and Insurance Wall Street Journal Assignment 3 Due 16 Jun 05 Dr Deloach Wall Street Journal 1 June 2005 Edition HEALTH-CARE LEADER, WHERE ART THOU? Healthcare reform issues have been in need of leadership from the CEO's charged with making them viable and so far Washington has failed to provide guidance. Business has taken the lead role in addressing the county's healthcare worries, but it also needs to be addressed by the political party candidates when assumi...
  • Tobacco Companies Nicotine Cigarette Smoking
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    The War on Tobacco Each day, millions of Americans of all ages light up a cigarette distributed by the tobacco companies. Smoking is a habit that, in the long run, causes cancer and other diseases associated with the lungs. Now, this deadly cancer causing drug is one of the leading causes of death in America today. Some may argue that it is a person^1 s choice to smoke and that the tobacco companies are innocent because of this. In actuality, the tobacco companies are to blame for toying with t...
  • The Fed And Interest Rates
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    The Fed and Interest Rates Dave Pettit of The Wall Street Journal writes a daily column that appears inside the first page of the journal's Money & Investment section. If the headlines of Mr. Pettit's daily column are any accurate record of economic concerns and current issues in the business world, the late weeks of March and the early weeks of April in 1994 were intensely concerned with interest rates. To quote, 'Industrials Edge Up 4. 32 Points Amid Caution on Interest Rates,' and " Industria...
  • Wall Street Companies Business Local
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    Introduction: According to Robert Templer McDonald's opened its 25, 000 th branch recently! "Anthropologists Find McDonald's May Deserve More Respect in Asia," WSJ Interactive Edition). He also reported that the giant fast food firm began operation in its 117 th country. With such international presence it is little wonder that Ronald and the rest of the McDonald's crew pose such a "ripe target" to foes of globalization. This case study explores two globalization issues that McDonald's ...
  • Water Fluoridation I Don' T Think So
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    The United States government considers water fluoridation one of public health's "great wonders" (Newman, WSJ). However, this view is not shared by all. For the past 27 years, Darlene Sherrell has lead a campaign to both stop the fluoridation of U. S. water supplies and inform the public of the harsh realities of fluoridation. There have been many studies conducted that analyze the different effects of water fluoridation. Based on these studies, it appears that any benefits of fluoridation will...