Measuring tomorrow’s work and economy

The four major challenges that are central to the public policy discussion on tomorrow’s work

Summary

The study analyses insights from 50 expert interviews in the UK, France and Germany and takes a deeper look on how tomorrow’s work will change the economy and society.

In the report, Florian Ranft and Barry Colfer put forward a range of ideas for how to harness the potential of new technologies, and of how to address the social and economic risks that are posed by the impact of digitalisation. They identified four major challenges that are central to the public policy discussion on tomorrow’s work emerge, namely:

  • the need to ensure an inclusive digital transformation,
  • training and skills,
  • fostering growth and innovation potential in the economy,
  • and the fact that “one size does not fit all”.

Authors

Florian Ranft

Leiter | Green New Deal
Florian Ranft verantwortet den Schwerpunkt "Green New Deal" des Progressiven Zentrums. Zuvor war er Head of Policy and International bei Policy Network und Senior Research Analyst beim Centre for Progressive Policy, zwei Londoner Think-Tanks. Davor hat er an den Universitäten in Frankfurt und Greifswald in den Bereichen politische Soziologie und internationaler Politik gelehrt und geforscht.
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Barry Colfer

Progressive Britain
Barry Colfer ist Autor bei Progressive Britain und Visiting Fellow am Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies der Harvard University.

Content

Summary
Authors

Florian Ranft

Leiter | Green New Deal

Barry Colfer

Progressive Britain

Wir entwickeln und debattieren Ideen für den gesellschaftlichen Fortschritt – und bringen diejenigen zusammen, die sie in die Tat umsetzen. Unser Ziel als Think Tank: das Gelingen einer gerechten Transformation. ▸ Mehr erfahren