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Without the right policies, automation risks the transfer of income from labour to capital

Roberts, Carys (2018) Without the right policies, automation risks the transfer of income from labour to capital. British Politics and Policy at LSE (08 Jan 2018). Website.

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Abstract

Although we are not yet on the cusp of a 'post-human' society, the prospect of automation still poses significant challenges, including the potential shift of national income from labour to capital. Carys Roberts explains why public policy should seek to accelerate automation to reap the productivity benefits that come with it, but do so while building new institutions to ensure the dividends are broadly shared.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy
Additional Information: © 2018 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
Date Deposited: 20 Jun 2018 16:06
Last Modified: 20 Sep 2021 23:16
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/88474

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