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  • Martin Ford on emRise of the Robotsem
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    Rise of the Robots

    Martin Ford talked about his book Rise of Robots: Technology and the Threat of the Jobless Future, in which he discusses the impact of technology on jobs and the economy. Mr. Ford talked about how the…

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    The Master Algorithm

    Professor Pedro Domingos talked about his book The Master Algorithm, in which he says technology is close to achieving the ultimate learning algorithm that is capable of discovering any…

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    America's Bank

    Roger Lowenstein talked about his book America’s Bank: The Epic Struggle to Create the Federal Reserve, in which he looks at the creation of America’s central bank, the Federal Reserve.…

  • Discussion on Public Sector Unions
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    Debate on Public Employee Unions

    Daniel DiSalvo and Michael McCann debated the issue of public sector labor unions. Professor DiSalvo is the author of Government Against Itself: Public Union Power & its Consequences, and…

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    Harness the Sun

    Philip Warburg talked about his book Harness the Sun: America’s Quest for a Solar-Powered Future, in which he examines why more people are opting to go with solar power, the impact on the…

  • Discussion on the Life of Lillian Carter
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    Life of Lillian Carter

    Grant Hayter-Menzies talks about the life of Lillian Carter, President Jimmy Carter’s mother. His book, Lillian Carter: A Compassionate Life, documents her work as a nurse in segregated…

  • Discussion on Technology and Civil Liberties
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    Technology and Civil Liberties

    Data security and technology policy experts discussed what data was being collected online about individuals and how it is related to privacy and civil liberties. Topics included targeted ads and campaigns,…