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The next 200 years : a scenario for America and the world

Author: Herman Kahn; William M Brown; Leon Martel; Hudson Institute.
Publisher: New York : Morrow, 1976.
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This optimistic report on the future of the U.S. and its techno-economic leadership to world prosperity was timed to coincide with the American bicentennial. The report uses statistical studies and logic to argue that intensive development of technology in a post-industrial format and rational planning rather than reduced rates of economic growth and consumption are the best ways to support a growing world  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kahn, Herman, 1922-1983.
Next 200 years.
New York : Morrow, 1976
(OCoLC)565123977
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Kahn; William M Brown; Leon Martel; Hudson Institute.
ISBN: 0688030297 9780688030292 0688080294 9780688080297
OCLC Number: 2074292
Description: xv, 241 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Herman Kahn, William Brown, and Leon Martel, with the assistance of the staff of the Hudson Institute.

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This optimistic report on the future of the U.S. and its techno-economic leadership to world prosperity was timed to coincide with the American bicentennial. The report uses statistical studies and logic to argue that intensive development of technology in a post-industrial format and rational planning rather than reduced rates of economic growth and consumption are the best ways to support a growing world population.

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