Back when your grandparents were working (50s?) in your average industrial area you could have say 200 businesses within a square mile. All competing and employing 100s each.|
Now you might get 10 or so employing 10s? I'm pulling these figures out of my arse but you get the idea.
#9364915, By skuzzbag Changes to employment over the past 60 years.
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