Risk and Readiness: The Impact of Automation on Provincial Labour Markets

January 16, 2018

Some provinces, with more economic diversification or a concentration of workers in areas that are not very susceptible to automation, appear to be better situated for technological change than others, according to a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Risk and Readiness: The Impact of Automation on Provincial Labour Markets,” author Rosalie Wyonch assesses, in each province, the risk workers face of automation against the readiness of workers to adapt to technological change.