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TEDTalks : Martin Ford—How We'll Earn Money In A Future Without Jobs / TED.

Infobase, (film distributor.). TED (Firm) (Added Author).

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (14 min., 38 sec)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : TED, [2017]
  • Distributor: New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released by TED, 2017.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 20, 2018.
Formatted Contents Note:
TEDTalks: Martin Ford—How We'll Earn Money In A Future Without Jobs (14:38);
Restrictions on Access Note:
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Summary, etc.:
Machines that can think, learn and adapt are coming—and that could mean that we humans will end up with significant unemployment. What should we do about it? In a straightforward talk about a controversial idea, futurist Martin Ford makes the case for separating income from traditional work and instituting a universal basic income.
Target Audience Note:
9 - 12
System Details Note:
Streaming video file.
System requirements: Films On Demand platform.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Source of Description Note:
Title from distributor's description
Subject: Economics.
Macroeconomics.
Genre: Streaming videos.
Internet videos.
Topic Heading: Films on Demand > Business and Economics Collection

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