Len Boselovic’s Heard Off the Street: Will robots replace or grow the workforce?

Len Boselovic’s Heard Off the Street: Will robots replace or grow the workforce? October 11, 2015 12:00 AM Getty Images/iStockphoto Share with others: Tweet Related Media: Pittsburgh firm wades into world of robo-advising By Len Boselovic / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Here’s a bit of dog-bites-man news: A group representing companies that make and sell robots says robots don’t destroy jobs; they create them. Jeff Burnstein, president of the Association for Advancing Automation, said the Ann Arbor, Mich., group undertook the study because of a rash of reports that robots were job killers. That didn’t square with what Mr. Burnstein and his colleagues believed. “We believed that robots were creating and saving jobs. Our members told us that. The users of their products told us that,” Mr. Burnstein said in a telephone…


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