New Podcast: A Discussion of ‘Who Owns the Future?’ by Jaron Lanier

On this episode, Cristina and I discuss the new book by Silicon Valley legend Jaron Lanier called Who Owns the Future? Topic of discussion: How the internet destroys jobs, and what we can do to change this. To listen to … Continue reading

#37. A Summary of ‘The Great Degeneration: How Institutions Decay and Economies Die’ by Niall Ferguson

Table of Contents: i. Introduction/Synopsis PART I: WHY NATIONS SUCCEED AND FAIL: THE GREAT RECONVERGENCE, THE GREAT DIVERGENCE & THE RECENT RISE OF ASIA 1. The Great Reconvergence 2. Explaining the Great Divergence, Part I: Examining the Theories a. The … Continue reading