Super Cities №282—An Unfamiliar World
This lockdown will end eventually. What we see when it does will be a graveyard of businesses.
Super Cities №279—COVID's Supply and Demand Problem
"We’ve never experienced something like this."
Super Cities №278—How COVID is Making or Breaking Leaders
Leadership is like porn. It may take different forms, but you know it when you see it.
Super Cities №277—The Cost of Beating COVID
Suppression would include mandatory state-enforced quarantines, widespread school and business closures, and country-wide social distancing.
Super Cities №276—When Markets Stop Caring
The stock market is not the economy, but the warning lights are flashing red.
Super Cities №275—The Science of Feedback
We can live in a parallel universe of our making – largely online, where we can selectively hear, believe, and repeat – or we can live in the real world. But we cannot do both.
Super Cities №274—The Wisdom of Marshall's Plan
Revitalized national economies, Marshall correctly believed, would underpin political stability and peace. From the ashes of war and misery, American dollars would seed the rise of friends and foes alike. It worked.
Super Cities №273—Breaking Down the Coronavirus
85,00+ confirmed cases. 2900+ confirmed deaths.
Super Cities №272—Climate’s Collective Alliance
Collective action is only possible when members have determined that the benefits are greater than the costs.
Super Cities №271—Gutting the Growth Engine
You will not find Caltech scientists on Fox News. You will not see #LabStrong trending on Twitter. You will not hear this discussed during the next presidential debate.