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Growing Old Together

Instead of boring my readers with pictures of demographic pyramids turned upside-down, or horrifying everyone with damning statistics on why Social Security is the largest government-sanctioned Ponzi scheme ever, let’s look at some of the unintended consequences of aging populations worldwide: … Continue reading

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Eldering – Aging with Resilience

Really nice to see the chapter that I wrote on the future of aging as a feature article in this month’s issue of The Futurist. Here it is, courtesy of the World Future Society. Eldering – Aging With Resilience (click thru … Continue reading

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Seven Themes for the Coming Decade

Understanding long-term trends is an important tool for identifying opportunities and risks.  STEEP analysis looks at the world through five different perspectives – Social, Technological, Economic, Ecological, and Political.  The following are the major themes that are presently shaping the … Continue reading

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