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Is the age of the robot upon us? Robots may be hurting job growth, say experts

Ross Cronkrite | Science Recorder | January 14, 2013

Is the age of the robot upon us? Robots may be hurting job growth, say experts

Welcome to the rise of robots and the decline of jobs.

“60 Minutes” reporter Steve Kroft tried to answer an important question on Sunday: Are robots taking jobs from humans?

MIT professors Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee told Kroft that robots may be hurting job growth.

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