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Daron Acemoglu

Daron Acemoglu

Daron Acemoglu is Institute Professor at MIT. He is coauthor, with James A. Robinson, of The Narrow Corridor: States, Societies, and the Fate of Liberty and Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty. Find him on Twitter @DrDaronAcemoglu.

AI can be used to increase human productivity, create jobs and shared prosperity, and protect and bolster democratic freedoms—but only if we modify our approach.

Daron Acemoglu

Effective altruism might influence what we value.

Daron Acemoglu

Technology is the more potent source of change.

Daron Acemoglu

Final response: It is not too late to put technology to work to create jobs and opportunities and to support individual freedom and democracy.

Daron Acemoglu