The Leisure Economy: How Changing Demographics, Economics, and Generational Attitudes Will Reshape Our Lives and Our Industries
The Leisure Economy posits profound economic changes in North America due to both the retirement of the baby boomers and the attitudes of ascendant generations X and Y. Looking at trends in demographics, economics and generational change, this book looks at how to stay ahead of the leisure economy and predicts who will be the winners and losers in the seismic shift ahead.
Introduction: A European Life.
Chapter 1. the Color-Coded Refrigerator.
Chapter 2. Economic Progress and Leisure Ruin.
Chapter 3. Time Off for Good Behavior.
Chapter 4. In Praise of Slacking.
Chapter 5. The New Have and Have-Nots.
Chapter 6. Welcome Back, Fido.
Chapter 7. Time to Change the World.
Chapter 8. Mapping the Leisure Economy.
Chapter 9. Spending Time and Spending Money.
Chapter 10. Profiting or Losing from the Leisure Economy.