This piece in the Harvard Business Review has a four-part argument, with a cautiously optimistic conclusion:
  1. Machine intelligence is essentially about prediction
  2. As the price of such prediction drops, demand for it will go up (e.g., predicting very early-stage diseases)
  3. The ‘complement’ (in economic terms) of prediction is judgment — done by humans.
  4. Thus, demand for human judgment will also go up [e.g., decisions about medical treatment], and this is good for human employment prospects.

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