Small cities face greater impact from automation

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Frank, Morgan R.; Sun, Lijun; Cebrian, Manuel; Youn, Hyejin; Rahwan, Iyad;
(2017)
  • Publisher: The Royal Society
  • Journal: Journal of the Royal Society Interface, volume 15, issue 139 (issn: 1742-5689, eissn: 1742-5662)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1098/rsif.2017.0946, pmc: PMC5832739
  • Subject: Research Article | automation | 1004 | city science | future of work | 181 | Life Sciences–Physics interface | Computer Science - Computers and Society | resilience
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The city has proven to be the most successful form of human agglomeration and provides wide employment opportunities for its dwellers. As advances in robotics and artificial intelligence revive concerns about the impact of automation on jobs, a question looms: How will ... View more
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