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HMI Lunch: Where Does Automation Win, in the Short Run and Very Long Run? with Robin Hanson, Economics, George Mason University

Jobs data can tell us: (1) what factors predict which jobs are how automated, (2) how have those factors changed over the last two decades, and (3) how does employment and pay for a job change as it gets more automated. Basic economic and systems theories can tells us where human-like minds may remain competitive even with extremely capable automation.

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September 11, 2019 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm

Wilson Hall 142, University of Virginia

Event type: Seminar