How to bet against artificial intelligence? (shorting AI, machine learning, robotics etc..)


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AI is absolutely everywhere…

On the one hand, we have the moral panic of artificial intelligence and the effect it will have on jobs in the future…

On the other hand, we have venture capitalists pouring money into robotics and AI…

Then you have the chinese pumping $15bn. into AI research and start-ups!

Anyone who would be willing to be against AI today would be insane. And that alone makes it an interesting case for looking into…

I think there was a quote from Ben Graham… I don’t know the entire thing, but I can paraphrase it. It goes something like…

The areas exposed to a speculative bubbles, are rarely precarious or unusual industries…they are industries in which the investment idea is initially very practical before it morphs into something disastrous…

It’s something like that. The point being that the investment ideas that fuel speculative bubbles are usually very practical in the beginning. A good example being the recent housing bubble, or canal mania in the 1790s and 1810s:

Anyway…does anyone have ideas how I could do this?