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Welcome, Job-Destroying Robots

Saturday, August 2nd, 2014
Welcome, Job-Destroying Robots

Let me first emphasize that I’m not talking about the deeper question of superintelligence and what happens when robots can do anything a human can do. This is about the (relatively) more immediate question: What happens when robots can perform any unskilled labor much more cheaply than humans? My answer is that we’ll need a good social safety... »

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