Robots Are Taking Our Jobs

Paul Krugman and the Financial Times discuss the impact of technology on labor

By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff

Posted Dec 10, 2012 1:03 AM CST | Updated Dec 10, 2012 1:03 PM CST

(Newser) – Corporate profits are soaring in the US, yet the economy is depressed. Why? Because capital is doing fine at the expense of labor, Paul Krugman observes in today's New York Times. Yes, that sounds like "an old-fashioned, almost Marxist sort of discussion,"...   Read full story »


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