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A New Social Contract for the Digital Age

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Veteran futurist Don Tapscott imagines the world in 2030 and finds reasons for optimism in the face of persistent social crisis.

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A New Social Contract for the Digital Age

A New Social Contract for the Digital Age

Veteran futurist Don Tapscott imagines the world in 2030 and finds reasons for optimism in the face of persistent social crisis.

Calling for a New Social Contract, for a New Digital Economy

Calling for a New Social Contract, for a New Digital Economy

Around the world, people are rallying for change—including the reallocation of public resources. This is one of those dramatic turning points in global history, not unlike World War II.

Why Canada needs a new social contract for the digital economy

Why Canada needs a new social contract for the digital economy

Yes, there is a new wave of entrepreneurism in Canada, but our regulations were designed for the old industrial economy and hamper success, writes Don...

Build for the future

Build for the future

Read more at The Business Times.

Another 100 Days: a Digital New Deal for Workers

Another 100 Days: a Digital New Deal for Workers

Two spectres are haunting our societies — one that is supposedly destroying jobs, the other that is transforming them

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23 This paragraph is drawn from an article written by David Leonhardt in “The American Dream – Quantified at Last”, New York Times Sunday Review, December 8, 2016 ...

Scotland: A Blockchain-powered Innovation Nation

Scotland: A Blockchain-powered Innovation Nation

Adopting the Blockchain will achieve Scotland’s vision of a fully Digital Nation and usher in an unprecedented era of economic growth.

Time to Fix It: Developing Rules for Internet Capitalism

Time to Fix It: Developing Rules for Internet Capitalism

A Shorenstein Center Fellows Research Paper by Tom Wheeler, former Chairman of the FCC under President Barack Obama, and Senior Research Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School’s Shorenstein ...

Cryptocurrency: Redefining the Future of Finance

Cryptocurrency: Redefining the Future of Finance

From Bitcoin to Tezos, cryptocurrencies are reshaping the financial industry. As they rapidly advance, how will current applications impact tomorrow?

Digital Economy, AI, and Harmful Speech at IGF 2018

Digital Economy, AI, and Harmful Speech at IGF 2018

Our community of staff, fellows, and affiliates lead numerous sessions at the Internet Governance Forum

Designing a democratic, human-centred digital future

Designing a democratic, human-centred digital future

Europe has a unique chance to be a force for change, by proposing a sustainable and more democratic, human-centred, digital economy

Five Opportunities for the Digital Transformation in Switzerland

Five Opportunities for the Digital Transformation in Switzerland

In this white paper we explore five opportunities for digital transformation in Switzerland that were highlighted by the global pandemic. Read more here.

Microsoft helps Houston prepare workforce for the digital economy

Microsoft helps Houston prepare workforce for the digital economy

The City of Houston is collaborating with Microsoft to equip citizens with skills in big data and artificial intelligence (AI) as part of a drive to close the digital divide and aid ...

What can 720,000 news headlines tell us about the future of our digital world?

What can 720,000 news headlines tell us about the future of our digital world?

From automation to IoT, 5G to the digital divide, Thomson Reuters Labs analyzed more than 720,000 news headlines to identify trends in the global conversation around our digital world.