Tag: white collar jobs

The Robots Are Coming for White Collar Workers

Wall Street is increasingly relying on software to analyze financial data, displacing exactly the type of skilled worker thought to be immune to automation. The foreshadowing of this has been the “decoupling of productivity and wages” during recent decades, says Martin Ford. Are any jobs safe? “I think health care is a good bet, if you are doing something that is interacting directly with…