Amazon’s relentless expansion is upending the rules of business. Will the company take over the world? Or is Jeff Bezos over-extending? Bezonomics Brian Dumaine Simon & Schuster, 2020 The Soviet experiment of a centrally planned economy ended in dismal failure…. Read More ›

How Fast is the Future?

Peter Diamandis & Steven Kotler cherry-pick evidence to paint a Panglossian picture of accelerating innovation, but fail to conceal the gloomy shadows of Secular Stagnation. I have been reading Peter Diamandis & Steven Kotler’s new book, “The Future is Faster… Read More ›

Bagehots monster

Walter Bagehot var symbolet på Victoriatidens maskuline edruelighet, men plantet frøet for modernismens mest uedruelige pengepolitiske eksperiment. Bagehot: The Life and Times of the Greatest Victorian James Grant W. W. Norton, 2019 Hvis du har intellektuelle pretensjoner nok til å… Read More ›