Reply to post: Re: Saudi Arabia

Universal basic income is a great idea, which is also why it won't happen

Charles 9 Silver badge

Re: Saudi Arabia

"This is the same as raising the minimum wage artificially until robot burger flippers and ordering kiosks become very cheap in comparison to low skill labor."

But what about positions like caregivers and so on that still require the human touch due to Uncanny Valley concerns? Not to mention skills like plumbing that still require too much dexterity for a machine to replicate?

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