the Author - Martin Ford
Ford is the founder of a Silicon Valley-based software development
firm. He has over 25 years experience in the fields of
computer design and software development. He holds a computer
engineering degree from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and a
graduate business degree from the University of California, Los
He has written for publications including
Fortune, Forbes, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, Project
Syndicate, The Huffington Post and The Fiscal Times. He has
also appeared on numerous radio and television shows, including NPR
The author has a blog at econfuture.wordpress.com.
The author is available to speak on the robot
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by Martin Ford
CNNMoney (by M. Ford) The Atlantic: Artificial Intelligence is the
Next Killer App (by M. Ford)
CNN - Fareed Zakaria GPS/Project Syndicate: The Jobless Economy (by
Washington Post: Dr. Watson: How IBM’s
supercomputer could improve health care (by M. Ford)
Forbes: Your Job in 2020 (by M. Ford)
The Fiscal Times: Could Fast Food Robots Steal
McJobs? (by M. Ford)
The Fiscal Times: Why Robots Could be Worse for the Economy than
You Think (by M. Ford)
Huffington Post (by M. Ford)
Ideas in Action (shown on PBS) - "Will Robots Take our Jobs?"
CNBC "Robots taking over jobs?"
New America Foundation - Will
Robots Steal your Job?
Minnesota Public Radio - Technology
and Disappearing Middle Class Jobs
KALW San Francisco - Will Robots Take
NPR Interview: "The Dark Side of