Media Coverage Oct 2013
Is there a jobs catastrophe in the making?
Article on research by Carl Frey and Michael Osborne on the susceptibility of jobs to computerisation.
For the first time since the Industrial Revolution was ushered in by the substitution of human and animal labor by shaft horsepower derived from a waterwheel or a steam engine, technology is subtracting jobs rather than adding them. This is a disruption that hurts.