Billets du jour: 28 janvier 2016

The Robotics Industry Wants You To Think It Creates More Jobs Than It Kills


There have been a lot of reports and studies out recently showing how advances in robotics and artificial intelligence could kill jobs in the U.S. economy. Forrester Research says automation will cause a net loss of 9.1 million jobs by 2025. McKinsey says 45% of paid activities could be lost to “currently demonstrated technologies.” And an Oxford University study showed that 47% of jobs are at “high risk” of computerization over the next two decades.

This is what the automation industry thinks of these claims and the media coverage of them: Robots don’t kill jobs, they create them, it says. Robots allow companies to maintain employment. Without them, more jobs would be sent overseas, and more people would be sat at home doing nothing.

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Les entreprises de robotique étrangères cherchent à créer une demande de type iPhone en Chine

Selon les experts de l’industrie, les entreprises de robotique étrangères se ruent actuellement vers le marché chinois du fait de la flambée des coûts du travail, qui incite les entreprises manufacturières nationales à chercher de nouvelles façons de réduire les coûts des chaînes de montage.

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