For those of you who have read my second book, The Absent Superpower, recent events in Ukraine should not come as a surprise. Chapter 6, The Twilight War, lays out how Russian geography and demographic realities would dictate Russian aggression in its immediate periphery. This is not a justification of Moscow’s aggression against its neighbor, but international watchers should not be feigning surprise.
Mauro F. Guillen, Ph.D., author of 2030, How Today’s Biggest Trends Will Collide and Reshape the Future of Everything, says, “the world as we know it today will be gone by 2030.” That’s only eight years away! Watch the show to see what you can expect and how to prepare.
George Friedman gives us a snapshot of the political, economic, and military systems we are faced with and the overall impact 2022 with all its disruptions will bring to the U.S., China, Russia, Europe brings, and how the future will impact global power.
Daniel Burrus, Technology Futurist, author of the bestsellers Technotrends and Flash Foresight, joins hosts Dennis McCuistion and Jim Cathcart for a look through the crystal ball to see what the future brings us in hard and soft trends.
Alexander William Salter, Ph.D., and L. Randall Wray, Ph.D., join hos Dennis McCuistion for a discussion on Modern Monetary Theory, the framework developed to analyze fiscal and monetary policy applicable to national governments with sovereign currencies.