The Labor Saving Effects of Switching from Store to Online Purchases: Amazon vs. Department Stores and MallsMay 10th, 2016 | © Elliott R. Morss, Ph.D. 1
Labor saving is taking place in service as well as goods-producing industries. This article looks at the effects of growing online sales on malls and department stores.
The article examines US government policies to curb the most dangerous addictions: smoking, drinking, drugs, and overeating. Bans never work. It concludes by recommending that for all addicts should pay an increasing share of the health costs they incur.
The global wine market is is growing rapidly as Asian and soon African growing middle classes acquire a “taste” for wine. This article considers this along with a number of other changes in coming years.
US government restrictions on human choice need to be rethought. Our jails are full of drug users while there are not even background checks for gun purchases. I explore these and other inconsistencies in government regulations in my latest article.