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Would basic incomes or basic jobs be better when robots take over?

6 mins | Jul 4, 2018
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As we wrestle with the prospect of robots taking over more jobs, what would make it better for humans – the promise of a basic income or the promise of basic jobs? Tim Harford writing in the Financial Times in June 2018 tries to find out.
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