Is ChatGPT as Disruptive as Uber
Prarthana Prakash tells us The economist who predicted that A.I. would replace half of all U.S. jobs now says ChatGPT is the equivalent of Uber disrupting the taxi industry—and it could lead to lower wages. He notes that ten years ago Oxford University economists Carl Benedikt Frey and Michael Osborne predicted that 47% of U.S. employment was threatened by automation. That prediction now seems to be premature, but the underlying sentiment certainly has merit, especially giving current progress in generative AI.