Future of Work

Watch Joint Center President’s One-on-One Conversation with Award-Winning Journalist Ray Suarez at The Atlantic’s Future of Work Event

Joint Center President Spencer Overton joined award-winning journalist Ray Suarez for a one-on-one conversation at The Atlantic’s Future of Work event.

During the discussion, Spencer explained the challenges and opportunities for African Americans in the wake of automation based on research shown in our reports, Race & Jobs at High-Risk to Automation and Racial Differences on the Future of Work: A Survey of the American Workforce.

Watch the entire conversation below.


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.