Labour shortages are becoming widespread, including with the massive development of robots.
The developed economies, driven by innovation, are changing so dramatically that there will soon be a shortage of hands and brains everywhere. The new German government under Olaf Scholz has taken the measure of the changes. Europe's largest economy has decided to anticipate a crisis that will soon become a reality.'s largest economy has decided to anticipate a crisis that is worsening with the ageing of the population. The country has announced that it wants to attract 400'000 net newcomers per year, i.e. four times its current balance. In the process, the country will facilitate naturalisation and open its borders even wider to highly qualified people from all over the world. A first in Europe.