As machines take on more jobs, many find themselves out of work or with raises indefinitely postponed. Is this the end of growth? Erik Brynjolfsson says no. He believes that it’s simply the growing pains of a radically reorganised economy. A riveting case for why big innovations are ahead of us … if we think of computers as our teammates.
Erik Brynjolfsson examines the effects of information technologies on business strategy, productivity and employment.
Technology alone is not enough. Technology is not destiny. We shape our destiny, and just as the earlier generations of managers needed to redesign their factories, we’re going to need to reinvent our organizations and even our whole economic system.