New Indexes to Explore the New Economies

Today, we are at the beginning of a Fourth Industrial Revolution. Developments in genetics, artificial intelligence, robotics, nanotechnology, 3D printing and biotechnology, to name just a few, are all building on and amplifying one another. This will lay the foundation for a revolution more comprehensive and all-encompassing than anything we have ever seen. — “The Future of Jobs,” 2016 World Economic Forum report The current investment sector model is a historical artifact of the mid–20th century’s manufacturing-based economy. Created in the 1990s but based on an economic structure rooted in the ’50s, it has not kept pace with economic changes as the marketplace has evolved to become more fluid and interconnected. Twenty-first century sectors — such as artificial intelligence, genetic engineering, the Internet of Things, renewable energy, robotics, smart transportation,…


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