Incremental economics: 10 small changes that make a big difference

Incremental economics: 10 small changes that make a big difference

Big changes aren’t always noticeable. Often, they’re more gradual; the sum of numerous little changes that amount to sweeping, earth-shattering shifts. Take any civic battle, for instance: Though to some it may seem like gay marriage, desegregation and women’s suffrage were sudden acts, they were actually achievements at the heels of prolonged campaigns that knew just as many downfalls as wins. In the end, however, only the outcome mattered.

The same principle applies to economics, both on the macro and on the micro level. While universal health care seems like a non-possibility in today’s climate, things can change with enough chipping […]

How to keep your job in the age of AI

How to keep your job in the age of AI

Artificial Intelligence is a wonderful thing: It saves us time when booking flights, helps streamline customer service and it’s set to revolutionize the future of driving. Heck, it’s what put us here in the first place – and we’re pretty great. Whether or not you’ve already embraced AI, it’s safe to say it’s going to be around for a while.

Like any disruptive technology that came before it, AI’s promise to solving a variety of problems is inseparable from the fact it’s bound to create new ones. Even just looking at the examples above of industries where robots have already penetrated, […]