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AI Economics of AI

Economics of Innovation, Automation, Safety Nets & Universal Basic Income

Lex Fridman interviews Paul Krugman in the latest episode of his podcast. Paul Krugman is a Nobel Prize winner in economics, professor at CUNY, and columnist at the New York Times. His academic work centers around international economics, economic geography, liquidity traps, and currency crises. This conversation is part of the Artificial Intelligence podcast. OUTLINE: […]

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AI Economics of AI

Is Universal Basic Income The Solution For Artificial Intelligence?

Patrick Bet-David explores the risks posed by AI for the job force and UBI, Universal Basic Income in this thought provoking video.

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AI Economics of AI

The Colossal Problem with Universal Basic Income

As the notion of Universal Basic Income (UBI) becomes more widespread, so does criticism of it. Personally, I’m not a fan of it and I generally think there are better ways to solve the coming labor problem. Douglas Rushkoff has more thoughts on the downsides of UBI.

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