How Many U.S. Jobs are Offshorable?


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Some 900 Harvard Business School students were asked to recreate a study assessing the potential “offshorability” of more than 800 occupations in the United States. Their findings: It might be a larger number than we thought.

Key concepts include:

  • Management students are likely tomorrow to face an unprecedented array of options concerning what they can do where.
  • Increasingly, jobs are being viewed as groups of tasks that can be bundled, unbundled, and sent to different places.
  • Offshoring could come to an end just as quickly as it began.

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