We’re in a time of technological change, one characterized by machines that think, rather than by machines that do. What impact will these new technologies have on the way we work and live? Nobel Laureates in Economic Sciences share their views with us.
For centuries, technology has significantly improved our way of life, so why are many of us now suspicious of new technology and what the future holds? One of the obvious reasons is the fear of mass unemployment. Various studies say that up to 50% of all people might lose their jobs due to technology, robots and artificial intelligence, so are we creating a self-destructive force?