The Robot Jobs Revolution Is Coming: What Does This Mean For The Elderly?
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James Pethokoukis


Old people have fewer options available than the young.

Please check out my long-read chat with economist Carl Benedikt Frey’s new book, “The Technology Trap: Capital, Labor and Power in the Age of Automation.” During that conversation, Frey addressed a question that has frequently been posed to me. Our exchange:

Pethokoukis: So what is the alternative for the 55 year old person who’s automated out of a job? Do we just say, “Well, guess what? You have no right...

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