World Futures Review features a special issue for September entitled, Foresight Education! How should business schools incorporate foresight education and other topics are addressed. Several abstracts are featured below. Please note that the full articles will be free to read for a limited time. "Why All Business Schools Should Teach Foresight: Perspectives from More Than a Decade at … Continue reading World Futures Review September Special Issue: How to Teach Foresight?
World Future Review is currently accepting submissions concerned with futures research. The journal publishes foresight literature addressing topics informed by technology assessment, policy analysis, operations research, issues management, competition research, and more. To find out more about the manuscript submission guidelines and how you can submit your manuscript to World Future Review, click here. In the recent … Continue reading Call for Papers: World Future Review!
The March 2016 issue of World Future Review is now available and can be read online for free for the next 30 days. The March issue includes articles that delve into future studies' curriculum and the breadth of future studies in relation to climate change. In the article, "Understanding the Breadth of Studies through a Dialogue with Climate … Continue reading The March Issue of World Future Studies is Now Online!
We're pleased to welcome the new editor of World Future Review, James Allen Dator! Jim Dator graciously provided us with some information on his background: James Allen Dator is Professor Emeritus and former Director of the Hawaii Research Center for Futures Studies, Department of Political Science, and Adjunct Professor in the College of Architecture, of the University … Continue reading Introducing the New Editor of World Future Review!
The Third Globalization: Can Wealthy Nations Stay Rich in the Twenty-First Century? Edited by Dan Breznitz, John Zysman . Oxford, UK and New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. 432 pp. ISBN 978-0199917822, $105 (Cloth); ISBN 978-0199917846, $39.95 (Paperback). Hiram Samel of the University of Oxford recently took the time to review the book in the … Continue reading Book Review: The Third Globalization: Can Wealthy Nations Stay Rich in the Twenty-First Century?
If your New Year's resolution was to eat healthier or lose weight, you mostly likely came across advice to eat more fish. The American Heart Association, for example, recommends 3.5 oz servings of fatty fish two times a week. But things can get a little confusing at the grocery store when you're faced with the … Continue reading Muhammed Saidul Islam on Why Farmed Fish Costs More Than You Think
Welcome to 2015! You may have already noticed that the hover boards and flying cars we were promised in "Back to the Future Part II" have failed to appear. There also seems to be a severe lack in the teleportation and time machine department. That summer home on Venus? Better use that money on something … Continue reading What Does the Future Hold?
In the shadow of the 25 year anniversary of the Tiananmen square crackdown, the recent Hong Kong protests have generated interest in how China will respond. Could China ever adopt a democratic government? Andrew J. Nathan, Larry Diamond, and Marc F. Plattner. Will China Democratize? Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. 311pp. $29.96. You … Continue reading Book Review: Will China Democratize?
World Future Review is a refereed journal that seeks to expand communication among the researchers and practitioners now exploring trends and alternatives for society. This journal welcomes articles that: 1) assess techniques for studying future options; 2) fairly evaluate probable, possible, and optimal outcomes of existing policies and practices in every field; and 3) facilitate … Continue reading Submit Your Research to World Future Review!
We’re pleased to congratulate Richard A. Posthuma of the University of El Paso and Michael A. Campion of Purdue University, who are this year’s winner of the Journal of Management 2014 Best Paper Award! Their paper, “Age Stereotypes in the Workplace: Common Stereotypes, Moderators, and Future Research Directions” appeared in the January 2009 issue of … Continue reading Announcing the Winners of the Journal of Management 2014 Best Paper Award!