Technology and Inequality

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* Report: Technology and inequality. Fundacion Innovacion Bankinter, 2017

URL = https://www.fundacionbankinter.org/en/ftf/tendencias/tech_inequality

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"Technological innovation has exacerbated inequality, by building wealth for innovators, giving them access to the positive side of the 'digital gap'. (A similar effect occurred in the early stages of the Industrial Revolution). But the technology also has the potential to increase equality by improving the services and opportunities available for everyone in society, whether in developed or emerging economies. This trend our experts will discuss what can be done to ensure that the benefits of technological innovation to improve prosperity for society as a whole."