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What would you do with an extra $500 every month?  Host Joseph Pace and guests explore the promise of universal basic income in California. 

Eli Wirtschafter

Listen to Google’s Sergey Brin, or Uber’s Travis Kalanick, and you might think we’ll wake up tomorrow in a world where no one needs to drive. But we’re not there yet.

Work with Marty Nemko 5/14/17

May 14, 2017

Today's topic:  automation, robotics, outsourcing, jobs available that are immune to outsourcing.

  On the May 10th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with professor Robert McChesney the coauthor of the new book “People Get Ready: The Fight Against a Jobless Economy and a Citizenless Democracy.”

99% Invisible: Johnnycab

Sep 4, 2015

On the September 4, 2015 edition of 99% Invisible.

99% Invisible: Children of the Magenta

Aug 28, 2015

On the August 28, 2015 edition of 99% Invisible.

On the Feb 2, 2014 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Andrew McAfee, MIT workplace futurist and author of The Second Machine Age on what will happen when the jobs are gone.

He's one of the types of guests I most like talking with. He has a very agile mind, able to talk intelligently across a large number of areas. And he's concise.

Today on Your Call: Will Robots Take Your Job?

Feb 4, 2013