if any of my stuff is useful to you please feel free to use what you want, thank you for your link — really interesting thinking.

It seems to me, that the gig economy is a reversion to that of the hiring fairs of previous times, when workers were hired for specific periods/jobs but with no other committment by the employer.

there just isn’t the cheap surplus energy to spread around any more, this is at the root of most of the problems we face now

this is well worth listening to (Jared Diamond)


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