How Technology Wrecks the Middle Class |~ New York Times | :: The 4th Era :: |

by David H. Autor and David Dorn


"Technology is creating jobs — but at the upper and lower ends of the spectrum. The outlook for the middle class may rely on “new artisans” who combine technical and interpersonal skills."


[Image is of a robotic assembly line in a General Motors plant in Lansing, Mich.]