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What Will Self-Driving Trucks Mean for Truckers?

The conventional wisdom about the impending automation of trucking is that self-driving trucks spell doom for truckers. Last year, Goldman Sachs estimated that at its peak, the self-driving trucks could mean losses of 300,000 jobs per year for the trucking industry. Similarly, the McKinsey Global Institute calculates that nearly 1.5 million trucker jobs could be…