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Bill Gates' robot tax alone won't save jobs: here's what will

Bill Gates' robot tax alone won't save jobs: here's what will

作者:勾辰苫  时间:2019-03-02 06:13:12  人气:

Issei Kato/Reuters Is it time we started taxing robots? Not the robots themselves, of course – their wages remain stuck at zero – but employers who would automate human jobs out of existence. Bill Gates thinks we should: in a recent interview, he argued that we should raise the same amount of money by taxing robots as we would lose in payroll taxes from the humans they supplant. That money could be directed towards more human-dependent jobs, such as caring for the young,