Jobs of tomorrow: mapping opportunity in the new economy


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The Fourth Industrial Revolution is creating demand for millions of new jobs, with vast new opportunities for fulfilling people's potential and aspirations. However, in order to turn these opportunities into reality, new sources of data and innovative approaches to understand emerging jobs and skills, as well as to empower effective and coordinated large-scale action are urgently needed across the globe. This report takes an in-depth look into the 'black box' of new job creation, reviewing the shifting focus of employment to emerging professions of the future, the reasons behind it and...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Labour market; Employment; Industry; Skills and knowledge; Technology

Keywords: Occupation; Future; Employment opportunity; Skill needs; Job requirements; Data analysis; Economy

Published: Geneva, Switzerland: World Economic Forum, 2020

Physical description: 28 p.

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Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Document number: TD/TNC 139.169

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