Book Review: Building the New American Economy and The SIMPOL Solution

Book Review Building the New American Economy: Smart, Fair and Sustainable Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University Press New York, 2017 The SIMPOL Solution John Bunzl and Nick Duffell Peter Owen Publishers, London 23017 By Hazel Henderson © 2017 These two books separately offer strategies for the ongoing global transition from the …

Book Review: Thank You For Being Late-Author, Thomas Friedman

THANK YOU FOR BEING LATE THOMAS FRIEDMAN FARRAR, STRAUS AND GIROUX, NEW YORK, 2016   By Hazel Henderson © 2017 Thank You for Being Late:  is Thomas Friedman’s best book yet.  Friedman combines his breathless optimism and journalistic personal style with a much more advanced critique of globalization than in …

Review Of 3 Books: Homo Deus, The Undoing Project, Reinventing Prosperity

By Hazel Henderson Copyright © 2017 Hazel Henderson. All Rights Reserved. Review of Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow, Yuval Noah Harari, explores brain science and the future of human cognition. Review of The Undoing Project, Michael Lewis, looks at how cognitive biases invalidate economic models. Review of Reinventing …

Book Review: “Chaos Monkeys” and “The Nature of Value”

Book Review: “Chaos Monkeys” and “The Nature of Value” By Hazel Henderson © 2016 THE NATURE OF VALUE by Nick Gogerty, Columbia University Press, NY, 2014 CHAOS MONKEYS by Antonio Garcia Martinez, Harper-Collins, NY, 2016 Today’s global terrain of change and transformation needs a wider lens to encompass its deeper …

Book Review: Blockchain Revolution By Don And Alex Tapscott

Traces the emergence of blockchain as an instrument of trust. Highlights the importance of blockchain in financial markets. Details the challenges faced by blockchain technology. Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Changing Money, Business and the World by Don Tapscott and Alex Tapscott, Portfolio Penguin/Random House, 2016 This …