Category: work

Longing for a lie-in

October 2, 2018 0

Employment is not an end in itself. It just allows us to subsist. This is why it’s productive jobs we need today: ones that will allow us to consume goods and services produced with minimal human labour or effort involved. In my opinion, economic development and prosperity should above all tend to gradually reduce the…

By Michel Santi

Is work still valuable? Does it still have value?

October 9, 2017 0

Trade and, more generally, cross-border transactions between nations have considerably improved our living conditions. But what would we do without trade? In other words, if we had to do everything ourselves without calling on other lines of work, other companies and other nations offering specialisations that are barely available in our country? One experiment on…

By Michel Santi