There are several types of economies, and one of them is post-industrial. The transition to a post-industrial economy is one of our possible prospects if suitable conditions are put in place for this. They may or may not be formed, respectively, the transition may or may not take place. It depends on many factors.
Each type of economy is based on something. The hunting-gathering economy is built around mining: searching for berries, mushrooms, roots, nuts and other edibles, as well as hunting and fishing. This is the first level of the economy. Continue reading