Robots, Trade, and Luddism: A Sufficient Statistic Approach to Optimal Technology Regulation
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We thank Pol Antràs, Matt Grant, Marc Melitz, Andrés Rodriguez-Clare, Uwe Thuemmel and seminar and conference participants at Berkeley, MIT, Harvard, BFI, Copenhagen, Oslo, Princeton, NBER, and BU for helpful comments. Masao Fukui, Mary Gong and Martina Uccioli provided excellent research assistance. Finally, we thank HAL for its unrelenting discouragement. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.