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As vantagens econômicas da automatização
Automation actually improves the economy, tech insider says
New York Post
Robots really mean skyrocketing economic growth and higher-paid jobs, a new think-tank report reveals. In a slap in the face to conventional wisdom, Robert Atkinson, president of the DC nonprofit Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), and lead author of “False Alarmism: Technological Disruption and the US Labor Market, 1850-2015,” told The Post the US economy could dig itself out of economic malaise and quintuple US growth from the present anemic 1 percent or so. And, he added, it could wipe out the almost $20 trillion in staggering federal debt at the same time. The answer is in the steely embrace of anonymous robots and advanced automation, Atkinson said, explaining, “Technology ...