From the Editor
- Modeling the Offshoring of White-Collar Services: From Comparative Advantage to the New Theories of Trade and Foreign Direct Investment. Markusen, James R. // Brookings Trade Forum;2005, p1
The article proposes a model describing the offshoring of white-collar services in context of the trade theory. The author views trade theory as consisting of a portfolio of models. One could envision a model for every industry and every country pair and perhaps every multinational firm....
- Service Offshoring: Threats and Opportunities. Trefler, Daniel // Brookings Trade Forum;2005, p35
The article provides a framework piece on offshoring by U.S. companies. The author in the article views that one can outsource abroad just about anything, from which he concludes that all occupations in the country are threatened. The big money in offshore outsourcing goes to the OECD business...
- Sizing the Emerging Global Labor Market: Rational Behavior from Both Companies and Countries Can Help It Work More Efficiently. Farrell, Diana; Laboissière, Martha A.; Rosenfeld, Jaeson // Academy of Management Perspectives;Nov2006, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p23
Offshoring is a growing phenomenon. Increasingly, companies based in high-wage economies are hiring skilled workers in lower-wage economies to undertake service tasks that can be performed remotely, such as IT maintenance and call center operation. Today, improvements in information technology...
- Radio frequency identification [RF/ID]. // Automatic I.D. News;Mar97 Supplement Buyer's Guide, Vol. 13, p28
Discusses about radio frequency identification (RF/ID). Description of RF/ID systems; Features of RF/ID systems; Applications of RF/ID; Read-only and read/write systems.
- Radio frequency identification. // Automatic I.D. News;Jun95 Special Issue, Vol. 11, p16
Discusses the radio frequency identification (RF/ID) technique. Electronic form of bar coding; Information reading through antenna sensors; RF/ID's placement flexibility; Uses of RF/ID tags; Active or passive RF/ID tags; High, medium or low frequency RF/ID tags; Tags in a read/write information...
- RF/ID technology speeds reconstruction of historic site. // Automatic I.D. News;Aug95, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p16
Reports on the role played by radio frequency identification (RF/ID) technology in the reconstruction of Berlin, Germany's Potsdamer Platz. Destruction of the site during the second World War; ARGE Bodenlogistik's use of Gercom Automations GmbH and Texas Instrument's TIRIS transponder in the...
- NC city spooked by RFID chips. // Resource Recycling;Jan2012, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p9
The article reports on the issue concerning the delivery of the carts for trash and recycling pick-up that had radio frequency identification systems (RFID) chips in Charlotte, North Carolina.
- Radio frequency tags. // Professional Safety;Sep95, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p55
Presents a radio frequency identification (RF/ID) technology which provides a tagging solution for locations where various harsh environmental conditions prevent use of traditional bar code labels.
- RFID: Coming soon to a pallet near you? Moore, Bert // Material Handling Engineering;Apr98, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p26
Presents information on radio frequency identification (RFID). Benefits of using RFID; Concerns regarding the use of RFID.