Roosevelt Institute | Cornell University

What If Robots Take Your Job - Mass Automation and Unemployment

By Lang Ming Published April 30, 2018

Aside from domestic use, the convenience and low-cost-production provided by technology has made companies more than happy to increase the amount of automation they use. The alarming side effect brought by the rapid improvement of technology, however, is that once the rate of growth is faster than what we can keep up with, it could wipe out millions of jobs in the blink of an eye.