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Global "Body Shopping" by Biao Xiang

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Notes

Introduction

1. A projection by the Information Technology Association of America (ITAA) in 2001, cited in San Jose Mercury News, “Demand for IT Workers Is Down 44 Per Cent,” April 2, 2001.

2. CBS Marketwatch, “Landscape Shifts for Laid-Off Foreigners,” August 31, 2001.

3. Los Angeles Times, “U.S. Tech Firms Abusing Visa Program, Critics Say,” November 21, 2001.

4. This estimate is based on the main media sources that I monitored throughout my research during 2000–2001, which included the Times of India, particularly its Hyderabad edition; Computer Today (India); and Sydney Morning Herald. The mailing lists CISNEWS of the Center for Immigration Studies based in Washington and the Age Discrimination/H-1B E-Newsletter compiled by Mr. Norm ...

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