Automation of British industry 'pretty rubbish', claims Bank of England economist

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Automation, including robotics, could put as many as 30 per cent of jobs at risk by the 2030s
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Automation, including robotics, could put as many as 30 per cent of jobs at risk by the 2030s

British companies have a 'below average' usage of robotics, and higher than average share of GDP going to labour

British industry is "pretty rubbish" when it comes to automation and the adoption of technologies such as robotics, artificial intelligence and machine learning. That's according to Bank of Engl...

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