Some potential resources for journalists covering the issue:

  • A Brookings Institution overview of robots and their potential impact on the labor market.
  • A study from the Boston Consulting Group on “The Rise of Robotics,” detailing the potential growth in different categories of robots and robotics.
  • A study from two Oxford University researchers, who detail the potential for 702 different jobs classes to see human labor lose out to automated labor.
  • The National Robotics Initiative, a component of the National Science Foundation that funds basic research. (Chirikjian was previously a program manager in the initiative.)