The Myth of Tech Innovation and Job Creation

Check out this fascinating NYT article,How the US Lost out on Iphone work“, on outsourcing and new flexible manufacturing at the outsized Foxconn cluster in China.  Explodes the myth of tech innovation as the route to more jobs in US.

Critics of the article claim that it underplayed the human cost.  This is something engaged in a new This American Life episode on Foxconn city

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