Get Back To Work, Peasants
Last updated 6/21/2021 at 1:57pm
Labor shortages have raised public discourse temperature without examining both sides of the coin. The current situation is complex without feel-good solutions, but it seems that people confuse the problem of incentives with workers strengthening their hitherto sluggish bargaining power.
The winds of gratitude are fickle. It wasn’t very long time ago when businesses bombarded us with “thank you essential workers” commercials, local companies placed “heroes work here” signs outside their venues and social media was filled with passionate calls to appreciate front-line workers dur...