Os robôs estão chegando! Os robôs estão chegando!
Meio século atrás, o vencedor do Nobel de Economia Wassily Leontief sugeriu um experimento mental segundo o qual a economia era tão produtiva que era necessário somente um único trabalhador humano. Sua função era ligar um botão. E aí?
Opinion: Let's End Chronic Hunger
Inter Press Service
Jomo Kwame Sundaram is the Coordinator for Economic and Social Development at the Food and Agriculture Organization and received the 2007 Wassily Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought. ROME, May 28 2015 (IPS) - At the ...
The Great Lamplighter
The late Nobel Prize winning Harvard economist Wassily Leontief noted that if horses could vote the government would never have allowed the rise of the motor car industry in the early years of the 20th century. One place where horses don't vote is ...
The Robots Are Coming! The Robots Are Coming!
The American Prospect
Half a century ago, the Nobel laureate economist Wassily Leontief posed a thought experiment in which the economy was so productive that there remained only a single human worker, and her job was to flip the switch. What then? The questions, Leontief ...