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Ryan Avent on The Future of Work

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  • Economics and Finance
  • Employment

Watch Ryan Avent, Economics Correspondent for The Economist, in our latest RSA Spotlight - the edits which take you straight to the heart of the event!

The Future of Work with The Economist’s Ryan Avent. With rapid advances in IT, a staggering 47% of jobs in the US are at risk of being automated over the next three decades. In order to navigate our way across today’s rapidly transforming economic landscape, we must radically reassess the very idea of how, and why, we work. 

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