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Book Bits | 30 November 2019

The AI Economy: Work, Wealth and Welfare in the Age of the Robot
By Roger Bootle
Summary via FT
Bootle, chairman of Capital Economics, argues that the economic effects of artificial intelligence may not be as different from those of previous technological transformations as many suppose; that the speed with which the changes occur may not be all that fast; and that, in all probability, piecemeal changes in policy, rather than a radical shift towards universal basic income, are the right response. We need to hear his arguments.
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