A PRACTITIONER'S DECISION MODEL FOR THE TOTAL COST OF OUTSOURCING AND APPLICATION TO CHINA, MEXICO, AND THE UNITED STATES

A PRACTITIONER'S DECISION MODEL FOR THE TOTAL COST OF OUTSOURCING AND APPLICATION TO CHINA,... Outsourcing of manufacturing to Mexico and China includes costs that are not always considered and benefits that are not always correctly quantified. An analytical model for determining outsourcing costs was developed and results from that model are presented. Using that model, the sensitivity of outsourcing costs to several variables was modeled and analyzed. Guidance is provided regarding factors to consider in an outsourcing decision. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal of Business Logistics Wiley

A PRACTITIONER'S DECISION MODEL FOR THE TOTAL COST OF OUTSOURCING AND APPLICATION TO CHINA, MEXICO, AND THE UNITED STATES

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Wiley
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2008 Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals
ISSN
0735-3766
eISSN
2158-1592
DOI
10.1002/j.2158-1592.2008.tb00089.x
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Abstract

Outsourcing of manufacturing to Mexico and China includes costs that are not always considered and benefits that are not always correctly quantified. An analytical model for determining outsourcing costs was developed and results from that model are presented. Using that model, the sensitivity of outsourcing costs to several variables was modeled and analyzed. Guidance is provided regarding factors to consider in an outsourcing decision.

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Journal of Business LogisticsWiley

Published: Sep 1, 2008

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