--- Anne Robotti <arobotti at journalregister.com> wrote: > > Greater value? To whom? The consumer, perhaps, > I don't think the companies that are saving money by > outsourcing are > necessarily passing on the savings to the consumer. > I'd have to see some > pretty firm research on that before I'd believe it. ================================== So, you seem to be saying that it requires no research whatsoever to "firmly" conclude that outsourcing does not resule in savings to the consumer, but you demand "firm" research to prove that it does save the consumer money.