NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE A t Bloomberg, Allison Schrager hopes that our current supply-chain issues serve to alter Americans’ behavior. “Suddenly,” Schrager writes, “Americans can’t spend like they used to. Store shelves are emptying, and it can take months to find a car, refrigerator or sofa. If this continues, we may need to learn to do without — and, horrors, live more like the Europeans. That actually might not be a bad thing.”
Counterpoint: Yes, it would.