Lecture 1: Demise of Traditional and Skilled Manufacturing

I left this lecture with the question ‘is skilled and traditional manufacturing really reaching its demise?’. Craig proposed arguments for both sides. On one side, there is the titanium bike frame example. While you can buy a beautifully hand-crafted frame for £3000, you can also buy a titanium frame mass manufactured in China for £300.Continue reading “Lecture 1: Demise of Traditional and Skilled Manufacturing”