A study conducted by the National Bureau of Economic Research has revealed when US industries implement robots in different US industries it undercuts local employment and wages. The study was conducted between 1990 and 2007. Where now we are in 2017 and technology is continuing to advance. That is always a good thing but time and time again we as humanity can not get to use to technology. With these findings, our concern should be will our jobs be next.
While looking over this article I could not help but remember an episode of South Park when a bunch of people in the town were losing their jobs. I’m sure people will continue to move forward in their respective career. I just thought it was really interesting that as we advance in technology, robots are replacing people continuously.
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