Trends Issue 113 - September 2012

Overcoming the Next Set of Information...

Every new generation of microchips is smaller, denser, and more powerful than the one that preceded it. That means the...

Overcoming the Next Set of Information Technology Hurdles
published on: Sep 1, 2012

Understanding the Millennial Consumer

Every generation is influenced by its context. Like the Boomers, Millennials represent a huge age cohort that reshapes...

Understanding the Millennial Consumer
published on: Sep 1, 2012

Can the War on Poverty Still Be Won?

In 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson made two fateful decisions: First, he dramatically upped America’s involvement...

Can the War on Poverty Still Be Won?
published on: Sep 1, 2012

Fishing for Answers to World Hunger

Since the dawn of civilization, lakes, rivers, and oceans have been a major source of food for human beings. However,...

Fishing for Answers to World Hunger
published on: Sep 1, 2012

Hope for the Victims of Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is among the most tragic conditions facing our aging population. Even as we’ve been...

Hope for the Victims of Alzheimer
published on: Sep 1, 2012

Maximizing Value in a Circular Economy

The Trends editors expect global GDP to more than double by 2030. At the same time, world population will grow from...

Maximizing Value in a Circular Economy
published on: Sep 1, 2012

Bending the Health Care Cost Curve

The latest report from the Medicare Trustees shows that over the next 75 years the program is likely to have a $27...

Bending the Health Care Cost Curve
published on: Sep 1, 2012