Reply to post: Re: Not to mention resource availability

Basic income after automation? That’s not how capitalism works

Preston Munchensonton

Re: Not to mention resource availability

The old "increased production" argument also fails to account for the limited resources we have to hand -- we're already churning through natural raw materials at an unsustainable rate (particularly crude oil, possibly the most inherently valuable yet underpriced substance on the planet).

If only there was a branch of soft science that dealt with the constraint of resources...

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