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Where machines could replace humans—and where they can’t (yet)

by Michael Chui, James Manyika, and Mehdi Miremadi, McKinsey & Company

The technical potential for automation differs dramatically across sectors and activities

As automation technologies such as machine learning and robotics play an increasingly great role in everyday life, their potential effect on the workplace has, unsurprisingly, become a major focus of research and public concern. The discussion tends toward a Manichean guessing game: which jobs will or won’t be replaced by machines? Continue reading Where machines could replace humans—and where they can’t (yet)