The Map of the Decade
The 2015 Map of the Decade is the starting place. It’s a grid where seven economies intersect some of humanity’s most urgent futures to create zones of innovative value creation. It’s a guide to inventing what we’ll value in the future and securing that value for ourselves and for those who follow.
ABOUT THIS MAP
The 2015 Map of the Decade explores the intersection of seven economies with one another and with a host of urgent futures. These are the forces that are shaping the future today and will define the challenges of the coming decade.
START BY GETTING AN OVERVIEW
There are seven economies and six urgent future zones. These are the foundational forecasts for the decade.
EXPLORE A DECADE’S WORTH OF ALTERNATIVE SCENARIOS
What might a future of growth, constraint, collapse, or transformation look like where the seven economies intersect? Each scenario makes assumptions about which economies will dominate, and then tells the story that unfolds.
OPEN THE MAP TO FULL SIZE FOR A VIEW OF THE DECADE
The map shows the zones of innovation and disruption that shape stories and strategies for the decade. Some of the zones will have a high probability of obvious and outsized impacts. Others will have more focused effects or weaker probabilities. Some are headlines waiting to grab our attention