1. Jonathan Weisman, “Bush, Adviser Assailed for Stance on ‘Off-shoring’ Jobs,” The Washington Post, February 11, 2004, p. A6.

  2. Offshoring: Is It a Win-Win Game?” Diana Farrell, McKinsey Global Institute, August 2003.

  3. “The Comprehensive Impact of Offshore IT Software and Services Outsourcing on the U.S. Economy and IT Industry,” Global Insight (USA) Inc. and the Information Technology Association of America, March 2004, available at www.itaa.org/itserv/docs/execsumm.pdf.

  4. Catherine L. Mann, “Globalization of IT Services and White Col-lar Jobs; The Next Wave of Productivity Growth,” International Economics Policy Briefs, Institute for International Economics, December 2003.

  5. John C. McCarthy, “Near-Term Growth of Offshoring Accelerating,” Forrester Research Inc., May 14, 2004, p. 5.

  6. Brink Lindsey, “Job Losses and Trade: A Reality Check,” Cato Institute Trade Briefing Paper no. 19, March 17, 2004, p. 3.

  7. Andrew Alpert and Jill Auyer, “Evaluating the BLS 1988-2000 Employment Projections,” U.S. Department of Labor, Monthly Labor Review, October 2003, p. 27.

  8. U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic and Statistics Division, Digital Economy 2003, December 2003, p. 22, available at www.esa.doc.gov/DigitalEconomy2003.cfm.

  9. Ibid., Appendix Table 1.2.

  10. Daniel T. Griswold, “Why We Have Nothing to Fear from Foreign Outsourcing,” Cato Institute Free Trade Bulletin no. 10, March 30, 2004.

  11. Scott Thurm, “Tech Jobs Start to Come Back in U.S. after Three-Year Slump,” The Wall Street Journal, April 29, 2004, p. A1.

  12. Lindsey, p. 7.

  13. U.S. Department of Commerce, p. 23.

  14. Personal interview by Dale A. Buss of Delphi CEO J. T. Batten-berg (in person) and Delphi CFO Alan Dawes (telephone) in July 2004.

  15. Ibid.

  16. Ibid.

  17. Telephone interview by Dale A. Buss of Tony Kayyod in January 2004.

  18. Covansys news release, April 2004.

  19. Telephone interview by Dale A. Buss of Covansys then-President and CEO Martin Clague, January 2004.

  20. Ibid.

  21. Michael M. Phillips, “More Work is Outsourced to U.S. than Away from It, Data Show,” The Wall Street Journal, March 15, 2004.

  22. U.S. Commerce Department, Bureau of Economic Analysis, “U.S. International Services: Cross-Border Trade in 2002 and Sales Through Affiliates in 2001,” Survey of Current Business, October 2003, pp. 112-13, Table 7.4.

  23. Phillips.

  24. U.S. Commerce Department, Bureau of Economic Analysis, “U.S. Affiliates of Foreign Companies,” Survey of Current Business, August 2003, p. 48, Table 6.

  25. Tom Walsh, “Globalization brings work to Michigan,” Detroit Free Press, February 27, 2004.

  26. Allen G. Breed, “Tax dollars change outsourcing debate: Governments must weigh boosting jobs in U.S. against extra cost,” Associated Press, The Charlotte Observer, June 6, 2004.

  27. Shannon Thyme Klinger and Lynn Sykes, “Exporting the Law: A Legal Analysis of State and Federal Outsourcing Legislation,” National Foundation for American Policy, Washington, D.C., April 19, 2004, available at www.nfap.net/.