The Economics of The Jetsons

May 12, 2011 in Daily Bulletin

George Jetson had a nine hour workweek? How do we ever get to that? ThinkProgress took a look at the kind of economic growth we would need to reach that kind of development. You can read it over here. It’s surprisingly gettable but, as they argue, the Jetsons are probably on the low end of income distribution since there are likely to be people who are willing to work longer for a greater income.

Source: ThinkProgress

Via: Marginal Revolution