Researchers disagree over whether automation is creating or destroying jobs. This column introduces a new indicator of automation constructed by applying a machine learning algorithm to classify patents, and uses the result to investigate which US regions and industries are most exposed to automation. This indicator suggests that automation has created more jobs in the US than it has destroyed.
|Publikationsdato||7 dec. 2017|
|Udgiver||Centre for Economic Policy Research|
|Status||Udgivet - 7 dec. 2017|