Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do. : Oscar Wilde

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Trend Over the Next Four Decades

According to Professor Laurence Smith of the University of California, Canada is one of the countries bordering on the Arctic Ocean with characteristics likely to make it a significant player in the world's economy over the next forty years. One reason is our large rate of population growth owing to immigration. To hear an introduction to his ideas listen to the 'Listen Now' link from the 14-minute point in this page. I see too that he has done an RSA talk too; however, I haven't heard that yet.