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Coronavirus: Heath and Economy

20-03-2020

Coronavirus: Heath and Economy

The coronavirus pandemic is gradually becoming a major event in the recent history of our planet. Although by absolute numbers the common flu statistically looks by far more d...

Puzzles of Human Evolution

08-12-2019

Puzzles of Human Evolution

There are many questions about our origin which we still grapple with without compelling answers in sight. What happened to Neanderthals? Did we contribute to their extinction...

A New Look at Economic Growth

30-11-2019

A New Look at Economic Growth

The last two hundred years have been phenomenal if it comes to development in all possible dimensions (except the spiritual and several others, some may contend).  Economic gr...

Life after Google

10-11-2019

Life after Google

 George Gilder’s last book proclaims the demise of the world as we know it now, with Google, Amazon, Twitter, Facebook and other giants gone. Blockchain technologies would mak...

The AI Hype?!

28-09-2019

The AI Hype?!

 Much has been said about the future involving Artificial Intelligence (AI). Till recently the discussion on AI was directed into two paths. There were people like Ray Kurzwei...

Quantum Computing

14-08-2019

Quantum Computing

 Quantum computing is not a faster version of contemporary computing machine. It is based on a totally different algorithm basis (e.g. Shor's algorithm), replies on physical p...

Surveillance Capitalism

25-06-2019

Surveillance Capitalism

New digital technologies make our life more comfortable every day. We travel much easier than we used to, we go shopping without leaving our homes, we find answers to our ques...

The future and whom it belongs to

17-02-2019

The future and whom it belongs to

 Marin Wolf is one of the very best journalist in the world writing about economic topics. Whether it is him being British, working when he was young in the World Bank under R...

Would there be new jobs?

21-09-2018

Would there be new jobs?

The discussion about the future of work abound in contemporary literature. Mostly people use their emotional attitudes to particular issues rather than cogent arguments. Would...

Violence and disease save us?

27-08-2018

Violence and disease save us?

Since the 2008 financial crisis we have all been preoccupied with how economies grow and why they collapse. One source of our concern has increasingly been inequality. Huge di...