This blog will provide commentary on the intersection of financial and political decision-making. However, the blog may also contain, from time to time, random thoughts which quite often may have no point whatsoever.
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Is Our Governmental "Leadership" Choosing Societal Success or Failure ?
In “Collapse: How Societies
Choose to Fail or Succeed”, Jared Diamond warns that throughout history surviving
cultures are always the ones that focus on long-term planning, far in advance of
crises. Failed societies are the ones whose leaders “focus only on issues likely
to blow up in a crisis within the next 90 days.”