Please read the attachment and answer these questions:
400 total words ( not including the questions)
Opening Case: The Globalization of Production at Boeing
1. Reflect on Boeing’s decision to outsource much of the production of the Dreamliner 787. What benefits does this strategy offer? Are there any drawbacks?
2. How has globalization made Boeing’s approach to the production of the Dreamliner possible?
Closing Case: Who Makes the Apple iPhone?
1. What are the benefits to Apple of outsourcing the assembly of the iPhone to foreign countries, and particularly China? What are the potential costs and risks to Apple?
2. What are the potential ethical problems associated with outsourcing assembly jobs to Foxconn in China? How might Apple deal with these?