Jean Lievens: StephenHawking on Fearing Capitalism

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Jean Lievens
Jean Lievens

Stephen Hawking Says We Should Really Be Scared Of Capitalism, Not Robots

“If machines produce everything we need, the outcome will depend on how things are distributed.”

Phi Beta Iota: Hawking evidently has not calculated the true cost of shifting to a robot economy. He is right about the meta question – how we govern ourselves — with or without integrity — matters greatly.