By Peter Schwartz, Peter Leyden, Joel Hyatt

The Washington put up referred to as The lengthy growth "a future-history and a challenge"-and that's precisely what it's: the tale of the world's destiny, powered by way of rising applied sciences, and a political imaginative and prescient which could aid become aware of an period of unparalleled progress and chance. The lengthy increase urges everybody to acknowledge that international prosperity, a sustainable setting, huge social development, or even extensively prolonged lifespans are very possible-if no longer probable-in the twenty years to come.

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