Powell Assures India IT Outsourcing Will Continue
Powell's comments came in response to audience questions indicating Indians are very concerned that Congress will pass legislation that negatively impacts growth in the country's burgeoning IT outsourcing sector.
"Outsourcing is a natural effect of the global economic system and the rise of the Internet and broadband communications," said Powell. "You're not going to eliminate outsourcing; but, at the same time, when you outsource jobs it becomes a political issue in anybody's country."
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