Trends Issue 165 - January 2017

Harnessing AI-Driven Growth

As explained in Ride the Wave, artificial intelligence represents the critical catalyst that leverages twenty-first...

Harnessing AI-Driven Growth
published on: Jan 16, 2017

A Bright New Day for American Energy

As we explained in the December issue, a dark windless night is ahead for the solar and wind industries.  But it’s...

A Bright New Day for American Energy
published on: Jan 16, 2017

Getting Infrastructure Investment Right

Donald Trump has proposed to invest an average of $100 billion per year on infrastructure upgrades over the next ten...

Getting Infrastructure Investment Right
published on: Jan 16, 2017

The Economic Spoils of War

After eight years of ambivalent commitment to national security and global leadership, the United States is poised to...

The Economic Spoils of War
published on: Jan 16, 2017

Policing in the Twenty-First Century

For millennia, law enforcement was carried out by human police, enforcing a peace between the members of villages,...

Policing in the Twenty-First Century
published on: Jan 16, 2017

A Star Trek “Impulse Drive” Could Open Up...

As every Star Trek fan knows, the Starship Enterprise had two kinds of propulsion:  faster-than light “warp...

A Star Trek “Impulse Drive” Could Open Up the Solar System
published on: Jan 16, 2017