Q BLOGS – Global sovereign economies are each deeply concerned about employment, non so as in the U.S. under the promises of Donald Trump. Here in Costa Rica we are not too far behind in the need for digital workers as opposed to the blue-collar laborer.
For sure there will always be a home for the manual, minimum wage worker.
That is a given. But that person, or people, will live relatively on the poverty line or below it, creating anxiety and frustration as the newest Mercedes passes the local bus.
Can we expect a backlash?
Probably not since most of the manual labor is provided by poor immigrants who dig the holes, pick the fruits and do the work under the supervision of a Costa Rican. And, the