Random Ponderings

Planned Obsolescence & Our Consumerist Economy

It was in 1932 when a real estate broker, Bernard London, self-published an essay called Ending the Depression through Planned Obsolescence. London may or may not have coined the phrase; yet, he has certainly been given the credit for verbalizing this particular economic strategy. ┬áIn a nutshell, London advocated for the government to mandate arbitrary… Read More Planned Obsolescence & Our Consumerist Economy