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The world now stands on the cusp of a technological revolution in artificial intelligence and robotics.

Research Briefing Series

Research Briefing
John Leonard, David Mindell, Erik Stayton

Fully autonomous cars, trucks, and buses, able to operate across wide geographical areas with no drivers necessary, would revolutionize ground transportation.

Research Briefing

There is growing evidence that shaping work of the future to achieve a more broadly shared prosperity will require rebuilding worker voice and representation, rebalancing power in employment relations, and

Research Briefing

For much of modern U.S. history, workers were drawn to cities by opportunities for the

Working Paper Series

WORKING PAPER 05-2020
, Lukas Wolters

“Robots will destroy our jobs – and we’re not ready for it” titled The Guardian in early 2017.

WORKING PAPER 04-2020

In the face of rapid technological change, industrialized economies around the world share concerns about a growing mismatch between employers’ needs and workers’ skills.

WORKING PAPER 03-2020

Considering recent developments in artificial intelligence, how will today’s automation technologies impact manufacturing workers?

WORKING PAPER 02-2020
Michael J. Handel

In this paper, existing evidence on levels of job skill requirements is examined to provide an understanding of historical trends and current levels. It also provides a frame of reference for evaluating predictions regarding future changes in job skill requirements.

WORKING PAPER 01-2020

The purpose of this “baseline memo” is to summarize prior evidence on the interrelationships between technology and work systems and related management practices and their effects on economic performance.