Background Note | HBS Case Collection | February 2008 (Revised January 2009)

Offshoring Day in BGIE and Strategy

by Jan W. Rivkin and Troy Smith


Describes a set of activities in which students will participate before and during a day of classes on offshoring. The day's classes will examine the implications of offshoring for policy makers, business leaders, and workers.

Keywords: Policy; Employees; Job Cuts and Outsourcing; Labor; Management; Strategy;


Rivkin, Jan W., and Troy Smith. "Offshoring Day in BGIE and Strategy." Harvard Business School Background Note 708-492, February 2008. (Revised January 2009.)