Trends Issue 152 - December 2015

China Hits the Demographic Great Wall

Demography, coupled with technology and human behavior, is destiny; and unlike the other two components of...

China Hits the Demographic Great Wall
published on: Dec 19, 2015

How China Will Shape Global Innovation

Over the coming decade, China will mature as an economic superpower and will shape global innovation. Today, we...

How China Will Shape Global Innovation
published on: Dec 19, 2015

The Truth About a High-Carbon World

In prior issues, the Trends editors have quantified the miniscule nature of the adverse impact of global warming over...

The Truth About a High-Carbon World
published on: Dec 19, 2015

The Crusade Against U.S. Income Inequality

In a December 2013 speech, President Obama described rising income inequality as the “defining challenge of our...

The Crusade Against U.S. Income Inequality
published on: Dec 19, 2015

Beyond Fossil Fuels

Long-time subscribers know that the Trends editors have been some of the most enthusiastic supporters of the...

Beyond Fossil Fuels
published on: Dec 19, 2015

The American Manufacturing Renaissance Becomes...

While many remain skeptical, the U.S. manufacturing sector has experienced a major turnaround since the financial...

The American Manufacturing Renaissance Becomes a Reality
published on: Dec 19, 2015