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Technology and the labour market: conference

Various Speakers, joint with LSE Department of Economics


Wednesday 16 December 2020 13:40 - 19:00

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Advances in artificial intelligence, robotics, biotechnology and other areas are bound to have ever greater impacts on jobs and the labour market. How will the employment prospects and wages of different types of workers be impacted by these developments? Are jobs going to disappear?

This conference features a series of presentations to mark 10 years of Chris Pissarides' Nobel Prize, speakers include: Philippe Aghion (LSE), Daron Acemoglu (MIT) and Nick Bloom (Stanford University).

The conference will continue into a public panel discussion chaired by Minouche Shafik Director, LSE.

Registration

If you would like to attend, please register your interest by emailing cep.events@lse.ac.uk before 11th December. In your email, please state your name, affiliation and current status (e.g. 3rd year PhD student).