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BROADCAST YEAR: 2012
ABOUT Nouriel Roubini
Nouriel Roubini Official Website: http://www.roubini.com
Nouriel Roubini is the cofounder and chairman of Roubini Global Economics, an independent, global macroeconomic and market strategy research firm. The firm’s website, Roubini.com, has been named one of the best economics web resources by BusinessWeek, Forbes, the Wall Street Journal and the Economist.
He is also a professor of economics at New York University’s Stern School of Business. Dr. Roubini has extensive policy experience as well as broad academic credentials. From 1998 to 2000, he served as the senior economist for international affairs on the White House Council of Economic Advisors and then the senior advisor to the undersecretary for international affairs at the U.S. Treasury Department, helping to resolve the Asian and global financial crises, among other issues. The International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and numerous other prominent public and private institutions have drawn upon his consulting expertise.
He has published over 70 theoretical, empirical and policy papers on international macroeconomic issues and coauthored the books “Political Cycles: Theory and Evidence” (MIT Press, 1997) and “Bailouts or Bail-ins? Responding to Financial Crises in Emerging Markets” (Institute for International Economics, 2004) and “Crisis Economics: A Crash Course in the Future of Finance” (Penguin Press, 2010). Dr. Roubini’s views on global economic issues are widely cited by the media, and he is a frequent commentator on various business news programs. He has been the subject of extended profiles in the New York Times Magazine and other leading current-affairs publications. The Financial Times has also provided extensive coverage of Dr. Roubini’s perspectives. Dr. Roubini received an undergraduate degree at Bocconi University in Milan, Italy, and a doctorate in economics at Harvard University. Prior to joining Stern, he was on the faculty of Yale University’s department of economics. Source
THE MEGA LIST OF FUTURE PREDICTION
Organizations · Research Centers · Think Tanks
The trend is clear that the major universities, international R&D centers, corporations R&D centers, governments, military industrial complex R&D centers, and great thinkers have and will continue to focus on “Futures Studies” as an interdisciplinary field, studying yesterday’s and today’s changes, and aggregating and analyzing both lay and professional strategies and opinions with respect to tomorrow. It includes analyzing the sources, patterns, and causes of change and stability in an attempt to develop foresight and to map possible futures. Around the world the field is variously referred to as futures studies, strategic foresight, futuristics, futures thinking or futuring. Futures studies and the sub-discipline strategic foresight are the academic field’s most commonly used terms in the English-speaking world, (Source http://www.wikipedia.org/).
Futurepredictions.com has assembled a current list for easy access of just a few of the leading centers which include:
- Singularity University
- Acceleration Studies Foundation
- Applied Foresight Network
- Association of Professional Futurists
- Club of Rome
- Global Business Network
- Global Scenario Group
- Hudson Institute
- Long Now Foundation
- Millennium Project
- NASA Institute for Advanced Concepts
- Project 2049 Institute
- RAND Corporation
- Tellus Institute
- The Arlington Institute
- The Venus Project
- World Future Society
- World Futures Studies Federation
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12 presentations with predictions
What will change in 2012? What will stay the same? Here are 12 presentations that take a look at where we’ve all been in 2011 and predict trends that we’ll see in the coming year. Comment and share these presentations with your friends and colleagues. We’ll check back in 12 months to see which of these predictions have come to fruition.
- 2012: 12 Themes – What to expect in the year ahead, Ross Dawson
- Social Media & Content Marketing Predictions 2012, Content Marketing Institute
- SapientNitro Insights 2012 – How Digital Innovation Impacts Your Business, SapientNitro
- 12 Crucial Consumer Trends for 2012, trendwatching.com
- Where Is Nonprofit Marketing Headed in 2012?, Kivi Leroux Miller
- 2012 Digital Trends For Healthcare Marketing, IQ Innovation Lab of GSW Worldwide
- The World Economic Situation and Prospects 2012, United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)
- 10 Business Intelligence Trends for 2012, Tableau Software
- 10 trends for 2012, JWT Intelligence
- What Social Media Will Look Like in 2012, SapientNitro
- 2012 Predictions for Mobile Web and HTML5, Jonathan Jeon
- 7 Online Video Trends to Watch in 2012, Skytide
Ross Dawson takes a look at the global themes that affect every type of business, regardless of country.
75+ contributors share their thoughts about the relationship between brand and content, the evolution of blogging, the future of Google’s influence, content marketing and distribution.
This in-depth analysis examines the effect of innovation on peoples’ perceptions, they way people make purchases, the role of mobile devices and other trends that vary from country to country.