The Fourth Industrial Revolution: Automation and Universal Basic Income
By Evan Stolpmann
August 3, 2020
Industrial Automation such as the wide use of robotics has been characterized by many intellectuals in developed nations as the “Fourth Industrial Revolution”. This term is used strategically as to illustrate the dramatic shifts in our modern industrial age that will be upon us in the coming decades. The dawn of the robotic age is said to be one of the greatest transitions human kind will experience since the emergence of civilization.