Hope Rothenberg

Posts by Hope Rothenberg

  • How “Cobots” Are Transforming Jobs in Every Industry, from Fast Food to Law

    August 8, 2019

    A recent estimation put 40% of the world’s jobs at risk of automation over the next 15 years. That’s a major shift, but it’s nothing new — throughout history, advances in technology have replaced human jobs time and again. Between 1947 and 2014, for example, the number of U.S. workers employed by the railroad industry dropped by 86% as a result of new technology...