May 28, 2017 - 21 min
Institutions may have faltered but human ingenuity can still save the day. "If the old gods have died, then where can we find salvation? As the FT's innovation editor, who tries to keep track of how technology is changing our world, my answer is simple: go long on the collective power of human ingenuity. We are an extraordinarily inventive and adaptive species. Used wisely, technology can act as a discovery, diffusion and delivery mechanism of good ideas." John Thornhill explores in the Financial Times.