During the most recent election campaigns, both presidential candidates have, at one time or another, promised a bright future, with many more good paying jobs. But can our next president, whoever he might be, deliver on that promise? Many traditional jobs have already been eliminated by modern technology. How many more will be eliminated by further advances? Will jobs be created to replace those that are lost, or must society somehow adapt to a world in which full employment is no longer a realistic possibility? If so, what adaptations will be required?