Technological Unemployment in the News

January 19, 2013 in Tech vs. Labor

I have 13 news sources discussing the impact of technology on employment. There are few Americans still alive that remember the last time leading economists warned the world about the impact of automation on the economy. John Maynard Keynes was the best and brightest economist of the great depression generation […]

Economists: GOP Jobs Bills Would Create Few Jobs

July 24, 2012 in Economics, Government

In response to the 32 jobs bills the Republicans have offered. “A lot of these things are laughable in terms of a jobs plan that would produce noticeable improvements across the country in the availability of employment in the next four or five years,” said Gary Burtless, a senior economist […]