Will Robots Automate Your Job Away? Full Employment, Basic Income, and Economic Democracy

  title={Will Robots Automate Your Job Away? Full Employment, Basic Income, and Economic Democracy},
  author={Ewan McGaughey},
  journal={Artificial Intelligence - Law},
  • E. McGaughey
  • Published 10 January 2018
  • Business
  • Artificial Intelligence - Law
Will the internet, robotics and artificial intelligence mean a 'jobless future'? A recent narrative says tomorrow's technology will fundamentally differ from cotton mills, steam engines, or washing machines. Automation will be less like post-WW2 demobilisation for soldiers, and more like the car for horses. Driverless vehicles will oust truckers and taxi drivers. Hyper-intelligent clouds will oust financial advisers, doctors, and journalists. We face more 'natural' or 'technological… Expand
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