My colleagues in the psych- disciplines invented the term, and it appears in reality all too often. Case in point: this story on MicroSoft making touch screens in the USofA. I'll suppose that it was crafted as a feel good story.
But... there's that graph. Those on both the Left and the Right yap about No Child Left Behind and STEM. The fact is, US business runs as far away from educated workers as fast and as far as it can get. Welcome to the Robo Cop Era.