This is a somewhat curious article from the Wall Street Journal because of course women will lose employment when automation takes hold since many millions of women work. The piece uses a new McKinsey study, The Future of Women at Work , that specifically notes, “ Women and men face a similar scale of potential job losses and gains, but in different areas.”
So the focus on women does supply a specific sub-topic of automation to explore.
Robot sales continue to rise, so there is no sign of the smart machine wave disappearing. In fact, when machines become cheaper than workers […]