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Understand and Manage Offshore Contractor Risk

February 5, 2018 | Ask-An-Expert | Vendor and Partner Management | By Aaron Turner, IANS Faculty

Using offshore contractors in countries like India presents a host of risks, beyond those faced when working with U.S.-based third parties. In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Aaron Turner urges companies to focus on both geopolitical and human risk factors when choosing an overseas partner.
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