We’re pretty good at noticing the immediate effects of technology’s substituting for workers, such as fewer people on the factory floor. What’s harder is anticipating the second-order effects of this transformation, such as what happens to the consumer economy when you take away the consumers.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.theatlantic.com

Brilliant must-read analysis of the coming ‘post-work’ society in The Atlantic.

See on Scoop.itThe Great Transition