Outsourcing: an historical perspective

2017-06-06T02:32:12Z (GMT) by Hanson, Darren N. Sarros, James C.
This paper examines the evolution of the relationship of human capital available, to the firm, by examining the background to outsourcing and the contingent workforce. The economic and sociological perspectives of the transition to and from outsourced work are discussed. Lastly, arguments relating to flexibility of work practices are presented.