for me economy is like the language. something humans are not born with but still is part of the human
I usually don't like three-line poems because it's so hard to say anything worthwhile so quickly. You nailed this one.
It is stark, and very sad. A bit angry too.
The metaphor is excellent ... it says so much.
I don't know whether this expresses a bad day at the office, or if it's a metaphor, either way it's stark.