I'm a member of IEEE's tech writing SIG. I'll get together some info on how we can push IEEE on this. Nancy, please send me a more detailed citation for this info. = Mike Bradley mbradley@xxxxxxxxxxxx > Thanks for the link to the IEEE perspective on offshoring. > My guess is that > their main concern is with IT jobs. They seem not to be > concerned about > "back office," pre-press publishing production jobs. The > following is from > the website of SPI Publishing Services, headquartered in > the Philippines > with satellite offices in the US, the UK, and the Netherlands.