Will the New Artisan Economy Save the Middle Class?
Small Business Labs
SEPTEMBER 3, 2013
How Technology Wreaks the Middle Class covers the growing concern that automation and technology is replacing many middle class jobs. Key quote: The multi-trillionfold decline in the cost of computing since the 1970s has created enormous incentives for employers to substitute increasingly cheap and capable computers for expensive labor. The good news is the article's authors see growing opportunities for a new class of middle class jobs.