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Definition of Deskilling

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downgrade a job from a skilled to a semiskilled or unskilled position; remove skill
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Deskilling is the process by which skilled labor within an industry or economy is eliminated by the introduction of technologies operated by semiskilled or unskilled workers. This results in cost savings due to lower investment in human capital, and reduces barriers to entry, weakening the bargaining power of the human capital.

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