17Student debt in US along = $1 trillion. $100million new / year. 2x rate of 10 years ago.
18Source: the Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2012/10/europes-most-tragic-graph-greek-youth-unemployment-hits-55/263118/We are risking an entire generation whodon’t get on the career ladder
19The sharing economy isn’t new. It’sjust more urgent Un / under-employment Debt Globalization Scarce Resources Transparency DemographicsAnd it’s not going away
20TradeGuildsWageProtection /LimitedSupplyTop down organization struggling to keepup with innovation or needs of the peopleUniversitiesHigh-PaidJobsGovernmentTaxation, Currency
When governments can no longerproperly look after their people,people will look for themselvesCapitalism.21
In the past forced migrations werethe only answer *22Increasingly IT-enabled peoplecan tap into globaldemand networks * We are of course seeing a world of digital have’s andhave-not’s. Mobile phones bridge this gap. Who willdevelop services for the worlds poorest?
23ThomasFriedmansaid it bestsome ofworld’s mosttalentedpeople live ineconomiesthat can’t paythem a“globalmarket price”
The sharing economy will have new“market-makers”Will they all be benevolent in thefuture?Market forces, transparency & newdisruptions must keep them in check24
25Radio. Television. Telephony. Twitter. It’sthe natural extension to a global,transparent world.Open = empowered. But also aware. Anddisenfranchised.
Of course all of this open data can be minedin real time. For business. And government.For marketplaces this can help with trust,authority, safety, marketing, & planning.Note: I’m a proud investor in DataSift