Re: Short-sightedness and Corporate Anorexia & Bulimia (WAS once VS when and low pay)

Subject: Re: Short-sightedness and Corporate Anorexia & Bulimia (WAS once VS when and low pay)
From: Dick Margulis <margulis -at- fiam -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2002 17:11:42 -0400


See Garrett Hardin, 1968, "The Tragedy of the Commons": http://dieoff.com/page95.htm

Andrew Dugas wrote:

What is often overlooked in such job-cutting moves is the cumulative effect
on the economy as a whole. In the greater scheme of things, such companies
may be shooting themselves in the collective foot.

[snip]

Who buys all these products anyway? We do and if we're out of work...




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RE: Short-sightedness and Corporate Anorexia & Bulimia (WAS once VS when and low pay): From: Andrew Dugas

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