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Caught up in an economic race between man and machine

Dispelling anxiety about robots has become a major preoccupation of business apologetics. The common-sense – and far from foolish – view is that the more jobs are automated, the fewer there will be for humans to perform. The headline example is the driverless car. If cars can drive themselves, what will happen to chauffeurs, taxi […]