Opinion

What’s killing jobs?

Possibly up to three-quarters of a million in the U.K. and around four million more American jobs could be lost, not to foreign competition and ‘outsourcing’ but just to technological change.

The jobs of taxi and truck drivers could be lost to automation, with nothing plausible coming down the road to replace them, columnist Gwynne Dyer speculates. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By GWYNNE DYER

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016 12:00 AM

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