So how do we square these two seemingly disparate conclusions?
The key is in distinguishing artificial intelligence and automation, two similar-sounding concepts that nonetheless will have very different impacts on the future of work here in the U.S. and across the globe.
Highlighting these distinctions is critical to understanding what types of workers are most vulnerable, and what we can do to help them.
Automation versus AI: What’s the difference?
The difference in how we define automation versus AI is important in how we judge their potential effects on the workplace.