The bankruptcy of Rhythm & Hues studios in February 2013 pointed up some serious problems that plague the VFX industry. Since then, we've seen a lot of press about these problems, but no clear solution.
Unionization, disuse of subsidies that fracture and displace the workforce, and studios producing their own in-house projects are some of the solutions that have been put forth.
Have subsidies affected you personally? Whether Yes or No, tell us about it at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/VFXsubsidies.