Enough With the Robots. It's Time to Focus on America's Real Jobs Crisis

The Manufacturing Report

The Manufacturing Report

Pundits love to talk about how robots killed manufacturing jobs — and might be coming for yours next. But Lawrence Michel, president of the Economic Policy Institute, argues that thinking is all wrong. Automation isn't the job killer it's made out to be, he says — but that doesn't mean America isn't facing a jobs crisis.

Stronger Together

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