Sunday, January 17, 2016
2016 World Economic Forum
In this piece Rifkin quibbles with the theme of this year's forum, which is The Fourth Industrial Revolution. Rifkin explains why what is described in the defining essay of the forum is really what he terms The Third Industrial Revolution, but agrees with the content. The important thing is that the WEF is discussing this emerging next wave of socio-economics. Spoiler: It ain't conscious capitalism.