I have my doubts. #Engineers, #economists and “futurists” jump in.
“In 2011, Chinese companies spent ¥8 billion ($1.3 billion) on industrial robots. Foxconn, which build iPads for Apple, hopes to have their first fully automated plant in operation sometime in the next 5-10 years.”
Not particularly good news for millions of Chinese who need work. Engineers, futurists, economists — want to make a case either way?