Robots and AI are going to make social inequality even worse, says new report

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From The Verge:

Most economists agree that advances in robotics and AI over the next few decades are likely to lead to significant job losses. But what’s less often considered is how these changes could also impact social mobility. A new report from UK charity Sutton Trust explains the danger, noting that unless governments take action, the next wave of automation will dramatically increase inequality within societies, further entrenching the divide between rich and poor.

https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/13/15963710/robots-ai-inequality-social-mobility-study

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