What the invention of the sewing machine tells us about automation, innovation, and jobs

James Pethokoukis of American Enterprise Institute points to benefits of sewing machine. It is true it helped lower the drudgery but it also unexpectedly led to the readymade garment revolution.

This is hardly something which the young generation will understand. Earlier, we were so much dependent on tailors but now it is a profession which has almost disappeared..

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