$16.3 Billion Saint Thomas Volkswagen EV Battery Plant Is A Bad Idea

Government, Volkswagen, and Stellantis: Do the Jobs Justify the Cost? Two battery plants, Volkswagen and Stellantis, are vying for electric vehicle (EV) battery manufacturing dominance. The federal and provincial governments are promising large contributions to help build these plants. Volkswagen is building a new plant in St. Thomas, which is set to begin producing in

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Labour shortage: Time to Embrace the Horror

The Black Plague killed nearly 50% of the population of England.  As the population recovered, many impacts of the disaster faded.  However one social structural change, the doubling of real wages for labourers, was permanent.  Why? The shortage of peasant labor to meet landowner demand plus the fallowing of the least productive fields increased productivity

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