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The future and more from Richard Sprague

Posted by sprague on September 14, 2011

A job seeker is looking … for a well-defined job. But the trend seems to be that if a job can be defined, it can be automated or outsourced.
The marginal product of people who need well-defined jobs is declining. The marginal product of people who can thrive in less structured environments is increasing. That was what I was trying to say in my jobs speech.

http://econlog.econlib.org/archives/2011/09/the_job-seekers.html

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