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CentrePiece article
Is New Technology Good or Bad for Jobs?
Christopher A. Pissarides
February 2005
Paper No' CEPCP168:
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CentrePiece 10 (1) Spring 2005

'If men have the talent to invent new machines that put men out of work, they have the talent to put those men back to work.' Chris Pissarides investigates whether President Kennedy's claim is still true.

More details on the research discussed here are in Christopher A. Pissarides and Giovanna Vallanti 'Productivity Growth and Employment:Theory and Panel Estimates’, CEP Discussion Paper No. 663