Advances in artificial intelligence , machine learning and robotics are taking over jobs that are repetitive, predictable and sometimes dangerous for people to do. The impact of automation on society depends on how fast it occurs—and how quickly displaced workers transition to other forms of employment .
“What most people don’t realize is the labor market has always evolved over time. Recent advances in artificial intelligence have the potential to accelerate the rate of change ,” says Jerry Kaplan , futurist and author of the book “Artificial Intelligence: What Everyone Needs to Know.”
“There will be plenty of work,” he adds. […]