Trends Issue 167 - March 2017

The Declining Cost of Distance

For centuries, the cost of distance has determined where businesses produce and sell, where employers locate jobs and...

The Declining Cost of Distance
published on: Mar 15, 2017

America’s Coming Trade Confirmation

Global trade is entering a new era in which America’s role in the world shifts.  What changes are ahead?  What are...

America’s Coming Trade Confirmation
published on: Mar 15, 2017

Now Entering the Post-Driver World

In the 1950s, American culture was truly car-centric.  Everything from drive-in movies, to drive-in restaurants, to...

Now Entering the Post-Driver World
published on: Mar 15, 2017

Generation Z Gets Serious About Consu...

Just when marketers were beginning to understand Millennials, a whole new set of consumers is gaining increased buying...

Generation Z Gets Serious About Consumption
published on: Mar 15, 2017

American Prosperity and Full Employme...

With the headline unemployment rate below 5 percent, it’s often said that the U.S. economy is near “full...

American Prosperity and Full Employment
published on: Mar 15, 2017

Millennials Are Poised to Super-Charg...

Beginning in 1982, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) rose more than 1,100 percent over the next 18 years.  A...

Millennials Are Poised to Super-Charge Growth
published on: Mar 15, 2017