Episode 32: Humanity’s Growth Tension Points

In Episode 22, Dan explained his model of stabilizers and accelerators, and his belief that you can predict the major events in the news.

This episode, Peter and Dan discuss how technology is changing the political process around the world, and what this means for entrepreneurs.

In this episode:

  • Dan and Peter discuss the work of Deb Roy, who runs the Laboratory for Social Machines at MIT and his deep data experiment with the 2016 U.S. election.

  • Dan concludes that he believes that in the short term, government will become more personal and local government will become more important.