Robots may not cost manufacturing jobs, research suggests

Via Scoop.itTracking the Future

The introduction of robots to manufacturing, does not always spell job losses, a new research angle has pointed out. The Positive Impact of Industrial Robots, recently published by the International Federation of Robotics in Tokyo, argues that automation and robots have contributed to job creation. In addition to increasing productivity and efficiency, the study shows 3 million jobs have been directly created by the use of robots in recent years.

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