September 03, 2013

RIP, Ronald Coase 1910-2013

Patrick Marren
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The legendary and ageless Ronald Coase has finally left the scene.

In honor of the great economist and thinker, we offer an article about his work from six years ago.

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August 28, 2013

Mideast Scenarios, or "Damn, We're Good"

Patrick Marren
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Where will the Arab Spring and Syria take the Middle East? Well, we kind of called it in 2011.

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August 15, 2013

The Inevitable Not Happening?

Patrick Marren
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The importance of including the seemingly impossible when writing scenarios.

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August 14, 2013

Airline Scenarios: American-US Airways

Patrick Marren
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Normally we are into alternative scenarios. But airlines seem to be stuck in one scenario.

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August 02, 2013

How Doctors - and We - Think

Patrick Marren
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Scenarios are like second, third, fourth and fifth opinions.

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July 15, 2013

Scenario Planning for the "Overexamined" Life

Patrick Marren
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"It's rampant narcissism!" our client said last week, exasperated. 

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June 27, 2013

Two Very Bad Scenario Planning Data Points

Patrick Marren
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Illinois and Ireland and the downside of austerity.

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June 18, 2013

Dearly Beloved

Patrick Marren
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Scenario planning for the inevitable.

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June 10, 2013

Edward Snowden, Government Surveillance and the Future

Patrick Marren
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Scenarios of future surveillance.

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May 30, 2013

400-Word Scenario #11: The Gray Revolution

Patrick Marren
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A bill of rights for the elderly?

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