Andrew McAfee, co-director of the MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy (IDE), participated in several prestigious events this month where he had to opportunity to speak about the economics of digitization.
On Jan. 23, McAfee, moderated a panel discussion on the topic of employment and wages at the World Economic Forum, in Davos, Switzerland. The distinguished panel of experts included: Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden; Bernadette Ségol, General Secretary, European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC), in Belgium, and Guy Ryder, Director-General, International Labour Organization (ILO), in Geneva along with global academic and business leaders.
You can watch the session here.
McAfee also met with the Huffington Post at Davos to discuss The Second Machine Age –the book he and MIT IDE co-director Erik Brynjoffson wrote last year – as well as other global business/technology trends. Watch the video of that interview here.
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