Spotlight on the Nordics: Artificial Intelligence
Artificial intelligence and the robots that represent it were once products of science fiction. But today the technology seems to have an application in every industry as well as public life. But this undoubted opportunity to move humankind forward, many of the humans themselves have genuine concerns, none more so than the future of work. What will people do when robots can do their jobs?
This is a pertinent question in a region like the Nordics where the latest technologies are being pioneered. It is also a question that Sweden’s prestigious Stockholm School of Economics set out to answer in a major study. And it concluded humans should not be too worried with AI promising to create more jobs that it replaces. Read more about the study in our lead article.