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"The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Employment"

by Petropoulos, Georgios (2018)


Technological development, and in particular digitalisation, has major implications for labour markets. Assessing its impact will be crucial for developing policies that promote efficient labour markets for the benefit of workers, employers and societies as a whole.

Key Passage

These future-facing studies do not reach a consensus over the potential impact of automation on labour markets. The fact that it is difficult to predict the exact impact of AI makes it complex to frame a policy response. But some society-level reaction is surely needed. (p.129)


Artificial Intelligence, Digital, Employment, Changing Employment, Technology, Technological Development


Technology, Automation

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