Self-employment has boosted the jobs figures but the earnings of the self-employed have collapsed.
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A new paper suggests the natural rate hypothesis is an idea past its sell-by date.
Creative destruction is a key feature of capitalism, and it may eventually create jobs, but it could take a while. So what should we do while we wait?
For the first time in history, people have the real prospect of no longer having to work long hours in boring, repetitive and physically debilitating jobs to meet basic needs. We will have more time to spend interacting with each other, caring for each other.
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