Intelligent Economies: AI’s transformation of industries and society
Who’s behind it? – The Economist Intelligence Unit, and Microsoft (2018)
How can it help? – The research is based on a survey of more than 400 business executives at organisations in eight key markets: France, Germany, Mexico, Poland, South Africa, Thailand, the UK and the US. Its aim is to help senior business and public-sector leaders understand the significant social potential of AI across industries and countries, with special attention devoted to the differences between advanced and emerging markets. In particular, Intelligent economies explores to what extent corporate and government decision-makers believe AI will help meet their toughest challenges, including growth, productivity, innovation and job creation.