Tuesday, July 13, 2010

After the New Economy — Crooked Timber

Apparently being a creative type, or a knowledge worker has been a sham all along.
The conventional wisdom of the late 1990s was that the New Economy was an unprecedented miracle about to transform us forever. The conventional wisdom after the party ended and the recession and scandals began was that it had all been “a mix of collective folly and outright criminality.”