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I have seen many articles suggesting that a drop in population will lead to an economic collapse of society. Has there been any work matching the expected takeover of jobs by robots/AI to the falling population? In my mind, they are on the same (but opoosite) trajectory and would lead to a significantly more healthy ecological situation.
Indeed, George. It’s time our fixation on GDP as the only important measure of success was replaced by something, dare I say it, more ‘sustainable’