Summary: In their scietific essay, Carl Benedikt Frey and Michael A. Osborne examine how susceptible jobs are to computerisation: they list 702 detailed occupations, which will probably be computerised, and analysed the expected impacts of future computerisation on US labour market outcomes, as well as the relationship between an occupation’s probability of computerisation, wages and educational attainment (about 47 % of total US employment). Evidence is proveded that wages and educational attainment exhibit a strong negative relationship with an occupation’s probability of computerisation.

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Author: Carl Benedikt Frey† and Michael A. Osborne

Language of Article: English

Publishing date: 2013, September 17