What good does it do the US economy if big corporations continue to hire people from overseas?

Instead of hiring people that already live here. The way I see it, every time you give a good tech job away to somebody from overseas...there's one less tech job for the average joe here. What a shame. And the big coporations love it this way.

Asked By: Joe B - 5/14/2007
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If the hiring of overseas people decreases the price for an item, then it is helping the economy. Your overall wellbeing is increased if prices are low and/or remain stable. If lowering costs increases profits for companies, thereby increasing the share price for investors, it is helping the economy. If shareholders... More
Answered By: caseboy20 - 5/14/2007
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they would of course hire people who live in the us. but what if they are incompetitive and dumb.
Answered By: gaurav_jozef - 5/14/2007
What can we think when someone from overseas (mostly US citizens and europeans) come to our countries to take highly paid (and I really mean HIGHLY PAID) jobs?
Answered By: Rob... - 5/14/2007
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