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Joint Center Talks Future of Work on Comcast Newsmakers

Joint Center President Spencer Overton sat down with Comcast Newsmakers to discuss the future of technology and its role in society.
According to a Joint Center study 31% of Latino workers and 27% of African American workers are concentrated in just 30 jobs at high risk to automation.
Mayors of cities such as Detroit, Michigan, and Gary, Indiana should consider the following question: “What are the skills that are needed in demand and how can we design community college curricula so they are offering the skills that are in demand?”
You can watch the full segment here.

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About Joint Center

The Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, America’s Black think tank, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 1970 and based in Washington, DC. The Joint Center's mission is to inform and illuminate the nation's major public policy debates through research, analysis, and information dissemination in order to improve the socioeconomic status of Black communities in the United States; expand their effective participation in the political and public policy arenas; and promote communication and relationships across racial and ethnic lines to strengthen the nation's pluralistic society.