- In a future defined by diminished economy, due to depleting resources, what can we expect?
- A return to "old-style" cultural norms looks inevitable for:
- Trust & Reputation
- Values & Virtues
- Leadership & Order
- Jobs & Work
The journey to where we’re going, the transition to the next economy and the society that comes with it, is liable to be harsh and disruptive. Network breakdown will be the order of the day. Money and goods will stop moving. People will lose a lot. They’ll lose property, imagined wealth, comfortable routines, faith in institutions and authorities. In some places they may lose personal security or freedom. Depending on how disorderly politics gets, we may lose family, loved ones, and friends. People will be very unsure of who or what they can depend on. We might expect pervasive desperation, anger, and despair.
One thing I fully expect is…