We’ve been writing about these larger macroeconomic trends for almost a year, and the impact they’ll have in the future. For a moment, let’s look backward. Walt Disney World has experienced an extended imbalance of supply and demand in recent years, which is why staffing shortages are keeping it from operating at 100%.

On the high-end side of the business, there’s a severe lack of housekeepers, food court workers, and other essential employees to operate resorts at full occupancy.