Harper’s Index: April 2018

From the latest edition of Harper’s Index:

  • Percentage of Americans who are concerned that Amazon is forcing brick-and-mortar stores out of business : 64
  • Who have a favorable impression of the company : 71
  • Amount by which Jeff Bezos’s net worth increased the day after the launch of Amazon Go, a cashierless store : $2,800,000,000
  • Rank of cashier among the most common US jobs : 2

Tuesday, 20 March 2018