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Submission + - The Rise of Developeronomics (

Geist3 writes: Forbes has an article by Venkatesh Rao
asserting that these days the safest investment for both corporations and individuals is in software developers. Throwing money at talented coders now — even on random projects — will build relationships that are likely to pay off big in the future. "In what follows, I am deliberately going to talk about the developers like they are products in a meat market. For practical purposes, they are, since the vast majority of them haven't found a way to use their own scarcity to their advantage."

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The Rise of Developeronomics

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