Category Archives: World in 2045

The World in 2020 (and 2045)

                                  Here’s a nice information graphic on households and household types in the US in 2020. Link to page here. BTW, tonight is the … Continue reading

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The World in 2045

  Last week I was with RAND in Cambridge discussing the nature of the state in 2045. This week it was the DCDC Strategic Trends folks down in Wiltshire talking more broadly about what might reasonably happen by 2045. The … Continue reading

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The world in 2045

Here’s a serendipitous update. I’ve been spending the last couple of days thinking about 2025 and 2030 so what arrives in my inbox this morning but an update on the Global Strategic Trends Programme looking at the world in 2045. … Continue reading

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The World in 2045 (you talking to me?)

So what will the world’s main language be in 2045? Most people would say it would still be English, although some argue that the use of English as a global language is peaking. Other contenders would probably include Mandarin with … Continue reading

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The World in 2045 (just follow the money)

          Just putting this up for Bron (the first guest post!?!). BTW, one thing that was mentioned that I forgot about was a possible return to a gold standard. Tried to leave this comment to your … Continue reading

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The World in 2045 (rounded up to 2050)

Some more random headlines and scribbles taken during the recent discussion about the world in 2045. Please note that these are discussion points not predictions! Emergence of new middles class and subsequent consolidation Issue of income inequality Demographic shifts (primarily … Continue reading

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World in 2045

              Here are some random notes that I made in the 2045 workshop last week. I should explain that these are general ideas, issues and drivers of change that could in theory create the … Continue reading

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World in 2045

Just back from two days thinking about the world in 2045 with the Ministry of Defence. Some really bright people and some really good thinking, although there was more than enough to keep me wide awake for the next few … Continue reading

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