Trends Issue 148 - August 2015

China at the Crossroads

Since World War II, the only large economy to make the leap from poverty to affluence is South Korea; successful...

China at the Crossroads
published on: Aug 15, 2015

Post-Secondary Education for the New Era

American post-secondary education consumes a vast amount of economic resources, fails to equip people to fully exploit...

Post-Secondary Education for the New Era
published on: Aug 15, 2015

Shale 2.0

Although the digital infrastructure and the Internet of Everything are well on the way to reaching critical mass,...

Shale 2.0
published on: Aug 15, 2015

America’s 4% Growth Challenge

Many experts argue that, for the foreseeable future, we can’t do much better than the 2.2 percent average annual...

America’s 4% Growth Challenge
published on: Aug 15, 2015

Unleashing “Immortality”

For roughly thirty years, the Trends editors have tracked research aimed at extending the healthy and vigorous...

Unleashing “Immortality”
published on: Aug 15, 2015