Trends Issue 166 - February 2017

The Demographic Revolution that Wasn't

Politicians relying on immigration to shift America’s demographic and political center in their direction suffered a...

The Demographic Revolution that Wasn
published on: Feb 25, 2017

Getting Housing Back on Track

It’s been just over ten years since the Trends editors advised subscribers to sell their homes into the hot real...

Getting Housing Back on Track
published on: Feb 25, 2017

The New and Improved Economics of North...

As forecast in Ride the Wave by Fred Rogers and Richard Lalich, the miraculous advances of shale-based energy are...

The New and Improved Economics of North American Energy
published on: Feb 25, 2017

When America Goes to Pot

In 2016, the legalization of cannabis, also known as marijuana, approached critical mass in the United States. What...

When America Goes to Pot
published on: Feb 25, 2017

Virtual Reality Inches Closer to Commercial...

According to Silicon Valley pundits, virtual and augmented reality are on the verge of commercial takeoff.  But,...

Virtual Reality Inches Closer to Commercial Reality
published on: Feb 25, 2017