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CascadiaPrime Cognition - The AI-Friction Policy - Economic and Social policy

AI-Friction: a references point for how transnational institutions, nationstates, governments, non-governmental organizations and business may be progressing in reducing AI-Friction. AI-Friction is a concept that draws its inspiration from a Bostion Consulting Group concept e-friction. The BCG e-Friction Index rates economies on the basis of 55 indicators of e-friction, factors that hinder online interaction and exchange and constrain economic activity. The AI-Friction index(s) will focus on AI factors that constrain AI driven and facilitated economic activity. It is intended that it will provide a guide for policy development.

It will start with a list of indicators of AI-friction factors - factors that hinder utilization of AI to achieve social and economic goals.

  San Franscisco looking at a robot (innovation) tax?Is a “robot tax” really an “innovation penalty”? (April 22, 2017)
  San Franscisco looking at a robot (innovation) tax?
  AI Friction Sources (underdevelopment)
  US Teamsters union acting to slow autonomous vehicle development (October 10, 2017)
  What an AI-Friction Policy might look like (December 3, 2016)
  Economist: The e-friction index: The full ranking of countries (December 3, 2016)
  Carolyn A. Wilkins of the Bank of Canada on automation, productivity and the labour market - sources of lags (April 18, 2017)
  McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) A Future that works: Automation, employment and Productivity (January 2017)
  McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) Database: Automation Potential and Wages for US Jobs (January 2017)
  British Columbia Work BC - B.C.'S TOP OCCUPATIONS (January 2017)