“Sweatshops and Third World Living Standards: Are the Jobs Worth the Sweat?”:
http://www.independent.org/publications/working_papers/article.asp?id=1369  

 Read the article and answer questions. 

Items that you should consider in your analysis are as follows:

  • Is the he paper well written and believable? 
  • Do you agree or disagree with the findings?  Why?
  • Do you think the working paper is still relevant material or do you think it is totally outdated?
  • Does the outsourcing company have an obligation to investigate the work procedures of the subcontractors they employ? 
  • What are your thoughts about protecting outsource workers from abuse.