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Creative Destruction at Work


Dr Carl Benedikt Frey, James Martin Fellow, Oxford Martin Programme on the Impacts of Future Technology assesses how technological change is transforming the structure of employment


Despite the diffusion of big-data-driven technologies, research suggests that labor will continue to have a comparative advantage in social intelligence and creativity. Government development strategies should therefore focus on enhancing these skills, so that they complement, rather than compete with, computer technologies.

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Carl Benedikt Frey
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