The Present Crisis, A Pattern

Written by Wim Grommen Paper to be presented at the International Symposium, The Economic Crisis: Time for a Paradigm Shift Towards a Systems Approach, Universitat de València, January 24-25, 2013. ABSTRACT This paper advances a hypothesis of the end of the third industrial revolution and the beginning of a new transition. Every production phase or …

The Present Crisis, A Pattern?

Written by Wim Grommen Every production phase or civilization or other human invention goes through a so called transformation process. Transitions are social transformation processes that cover at least one generation. In this article I will use one such transition to demonstrate the position of our present civilization and its possible effect on stock exchange …