Category Archives: World in 2040

The Future: Have We Been There Before?




            I spent yesterday with the MOD discussing what the world might look like in 2040. There were presentations on Sub-Saharan Africa and South and Central Asia along with an interesting discussion on the role … Continue reading






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Department of Future Crime




  Two things for you folks today. First is a UK government report on South Asia out to the year 2040. It makes good reading alongside Shell’s scenarios for 2050. Second up is the Dept. of Future Crime…seriously. I wrote … Continue reading






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Strategic shocks: 10 game changers for 2040.




                More free stuff! One of the ideas that my co-author Oliver had for the book (Future Vision) was to end with a series of strategic shocks. This was actually a book idea … Continue reading






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Future Vision




                          Future Vision was officially launched today in Australia. I blogged the preface a while ago, so here’s a tiny bit more (part of the forward from an … Continue reading






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Scenarios for the world in 2040




For those of you that have missed out on the free e and p copies of Future Vision here is the first bit of some more free bits. About this book People have always been curious about what lies over … Continue reading






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4 Alternative Scenarios for the World in 2040




  Future Vision is published… I’m happy to report that Future Vision: Alternative Scenarios for the World in 2040 (published by Scribe in Melbourne) is now out and increasing about. If you would like a free copy I am giving … Continue reading






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