John Markoff With Todd Bishop: The Robot Revolution’S Economic Effects

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John Markoff With Todd Bishop: The Robot Revolution’S Economic Effects
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With self-driving cars and increasingly-automated workplaces, robots will someday replace humans in the workplace–Business Insider says telemarketers, clerks, and others are particularly susceptible. What effect will this have on the job market? On the economy? Pulitzer Prize-winning writer John Markoff, author of Machines of Loving Grace, has a few opinions on the matter. Markoff says it’s an exciting prospect, but that we need a clearly-defined line between creator and creation. He’ll appear in conversation with GeekWire’s Todd Bishop to hash out the pros and cons of artificial intelligence replacing human workers and outline potential effects.
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By: Town Hall Seattle