The Rise of Automation: How Scotland Can Prepare

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There is huge potential in automation and the technological revolution, but it cannot come at the expense of increasing inequality.

The technological revolution will hit the lowest paid the hardest, and could increase inequality in Scotland.

But automation also has huge potential. Scotland needs to be prepared, with a focus on up-skilling workers and an increase in democratisation, so that the rewards of automation go to the people.