Arbetskritiska FT?

Noterar att Financial Times oroar sig för automationens effekter.

I en ledare, skriven i anslutning till Davos-mötet, om hotet som automationen innebär. Uppenbarligen börjar nu universitetsutbildade känna att även deras jobb är i fara.

Pessimists argue that services such as consultancy, accounting and the law, in which professionals analyse information, are broadly vulnerable to automation.

Så – tidningen drar alltså slutsatsen:

If automation does eliminate higher-level jobs – still a big if – societies will have to adapt. It would mean thinking in new ways about how to distribute the benefits of technological advance, as well as the hours that humans spend at work. The nations that get the equation right will be the wealthiest and the most stable.