A Smaller Slice of the Pie: Why Technology Is No Longer Creating Jobs

A Smaller Slice of the Pie: Why Technology Is No Longer Creating Jobs. Knowledge @ Wharton. March 13, 2013.

Can technology set off a new boom in job creation? It’s an important question given that policy makers in Washington often look to the technology sector to pick up the slack in the employment market. But four economists who took part in a recent panel discussion on Wharton’s San Francisco campus were generally bearish in their outlook, some even suggesting that technology increases unemployment and adds to other problems in the U.S. economy. [Note: contains copyrighted material].

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