Will brave lines for work: About 400 apply in person at Amazon’s Fall River warehouse
WBUR - 08/02/2017
“The thing is, Amazon is hiring. And so they are growing. The trick is they’re probably not growing fast enough to offset the decline in retail employees,” said Bruce Clark, a business professor at Northeastern University.
Clark says the jobs gained are not balancing out the jobs lost in part because the average Amazon employee brings in more dollars than the average retail employee.