Meghan Escalante works among several automated robotic arms at Continental’s Seguin manufacturing plant. Will a robot take your job? Maybe.
San Antonio is at “high risk” of losing one of every four jobs to automation in the near future, according to a recent report by the Brookings Institution.
While that figure might seem alarming, the Alamo City is “middling, if not relatively unexposed, to major shocks from automation,” said Jacob Whiton, a senior research assistant at the Washington think tank and co-author of the report.The most vulnerable jobs are the ones in which 70 percent of the tasks could potentially be […]