Trends Issue 074 - June 2009

The "Answer Engine" Cometh

When Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web in 1993, no one envisioned how ubiquitous and indispensable it would...

The "Answer Engine" Cometh
published on: Jun 15, 2009

How the Recession Is Preparing Us for the Future

Recessions, depressions, and collapsing bubbles are always painful. The winds of creative destruction sweep away the...

How the Recession Is Preparing Us for the Future
published on: Jun 15, 2009

The Road Ahead for Housing

As far back as 2003, the Trends editors identified how faulty assumptions and perverse incentives were leading to a...

The Road Ahead for Housing
published on: Jun 15, 2009

Flawed Thinking and the Financial Meltdown

From the front lines of subprime mortgage lending, all the way through to the glittering towers of structured...

Flawed Thinking and the Financial Meltdown
published on: Jun 15, 2009

It's Time for Evidence-Based Management

Never in history have we had access to more information, on a more timely basis. Yet, every new revelation about the...

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published on: Jun 15, 2009

Economic Uncertainty Continues in 2010 and 2011

The global financial crisis is entering a new stage: Deleveraging continues. The Federal Reserve continues to take...

Economic Uncertainty Continues in 2010 and 2011
published on: Jun 15, 2009