By 2035, developers will have learned to automate many jobs. Investments in artificial intelligence (A.I.) and robotics will surge, displacing workers. And a more connected world will increase — not reduce — differences, increasing nationalism and populism, according to a new government intelligence assessment prepared just in time for President-elect Donald Trump’s administration.
The “Global Trends” report, unveiled Monday, is produced every four years by the National Intelligence Council. It is released just before the inauguration of a new or returning president. The council is tasked with helping to shape U.S. strategic thinking.