Foresight: Volume 10 Issue 5


The journal of future studies, strategic thinking and policy

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US innovation is secure

Richard Whaley

The purpose of this paper is to provide a short comment on the current US innovation concerns and a recent paper by Tom Abeles.

The great gas pipeline game: monopolistic expansion of Russia's Gazprom into European markets

Marvin Baker Schaffer

Russian dominance of the Eurasian natural gas delivery system has put the independence of the EU's foreign policy at risk. Although Europe is struggling to counteract the threat


Visions of the future of employment: a critical overview

Colin Williams

This paper aims to provide a critical overview of the diverse visions of the future of employment.


Forecasting the future of data storage: case of hard disk drive and flash memory

Tugrul U. Daim, Pattravadee Ploykitikoon, Elizabeth Kennedy, Woraruthai Choothian

This paper aims to forecast the future of data storage technologies, using the case of two major technologies driving the data storage world; hard disk drive (HDD) or conventional


The difficult future

Patrick van der Duin

This paper aims to describe three major difficulties with dealing with the future.


Is America the land of the future? A response

Richard Slaughter

This article aims to provide a response to the various contributions published in a special issue of foresight on “Is America the land of the future?”.

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