What shall we do when the robots take our jobs? Readers have written in with variants on the same common-sense suggestion: Tax the robots.
"Give a robot a deemed income equivalent to the wage of the human it is replacing, with a default of the average income," wrote one. A similar suggestion: "If one robot displaced five people earning a modest £20,000 (S$36,000) each, then that robot could be said to have an economic value of £100,000 a year."
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