September 27, 2016

Why Amazing Video Games Could Be Causing a Big Problem For America


Even as the unemployment rate has fallen to low levels, an unusually large percentage of able-bodied men, particularly the young and less-educated, are either not working or not working full-time. Most of the blame has been attributed to lingering weakness in the economy. Yet in the new research, economists say that an additional reason many of these young men are rejecting work is that they have a better alternative: living at home and enjoying video games.

Reality sucks.

Topics: Culture, Vertical - Entertainment and Media, Vertical - Gaming, Consumer Insights