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Sat Sep 5, 2020, 07:45 PM

The Service Economy Meltdown

I'm sure that about 95% of the people who used to show up in the building where I worked until mid-March are no longer there. They're now working from home. So what's the need for housekeeping? How will they pay the rent and put food on the table?

The Service Economy Meltdown

As companies reconsider their long-term need to have employees on site, low-wage workers depending on office-based businesses stand to lose the most.

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By EDUARDO PORTER

{paywall}

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Response to mahatmakanejeeves (Original post)

Sat Sep 5, 2020, 07:48 PM

1. This is just the beginning

Itís going to get a lot worse.

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Sat Sep 5, 2020, 07:59 PM

2. A lot of downtown retailers and restaurants too will be disproportionately affected /nt

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