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The middle class is not shrinking as much as it thinks

5 mins | Jul 12, 2017

It is a common refrain that automation is stealing and going to steal more of our jobs, and that the middle class is shrinking as a result. But, writes Sarah O’Connor in the Financial Times, automation has often taken only routine jobs that have been replaced by better ones. So, the question that needs to be asked is why has the average pay not gone up much?

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From Financial Times