Market Crash 1929, Mystery Unraveled?

Written by Wim Grommen In the twenties of the last century the world, and especially the United States, experienced an economical high. As a result of this, share and stock prices rose to unprecedented heights, beyond reasonable values. The underlying economy had decreased in strength without this being reflected on the stock exchange. Investors were …

Without Knowledge of the Past, There Is No Future

Written by Wim Grommen Current Problems Associated with the End of the Third Industrial Revolution Humanity is being confronted with the same problems as those at the end of the second industrial revolution such as decreasing stock exchange rates, highly increasing unemployment, towering debts of companies and governments and bad financial positions of  banks. Every …

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 …