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How will AI reshape our economy and the workforce?

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Andrew McAfee, Principal Research Scientist at the MIT Sloan School of Management and Co-Director of MIT’s Initiative on the Digital Economy, has spent years researching and writing about the ways technological progress changes the world. He joins Google & Alphabet President of Global Affairs, Kent Walker, for a conversation about generative AI’s potential to create wide-ranging impact across the economy and society, covering predictions about AI’s productivity benefits, job categories most likely to be impacted, and the importance a responsible approach to AI.

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