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Future Shock? The Impact of Automation on Canada's Labour Market

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March 16, 2017
Future Shock? The Impact of Automation on Canada's Labour Market

Automation poses no doomsday scenario for jobs in Canada, suggests a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Future Shock? The Impact of Automation on Canada’s Labour Market,” authors Matthias Oschinski and Rosalie Wyonch find that a drastic shift in employment due to automation is unlikely in the near future, although particular industries and types of occupations will be disrupted more than others.

Pour lire ce rapport en français, cliquez ici.

Author(s):

Rosalie Wyonch , Policy Analyst
Rosalie Wyonch
Matthias Oschinski, Manager, Economics Practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Canada

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