1h 44min | Documentary
Director: Eddy Moretti
Star: Jeremy Rifkin
The global economy is in crisis. Our biosphere's inability to absorb human activity, combined with the exhaustion of natural resources, declining productivity, slow growth, rising unemployment, and steep inequality, forces us to rethink our economic models. Where do we go from here? In this compelling feature-length documentary, social and economic theorist Jeremy Rifkin lays out a road map to usher in a new era of sustainable development. A Third Industrial Revolution will unfold when three technologies emerge and converge: new communication, new sources of energy, and new modes of mobility. But, in the context of climate change, it needs to happen fast. Change of this magnitude requires political will and a profound ideological shift.
A very interesting lecture by Jeremy Rifkin. I watched it some time ago on Vimeo and it has now also been published on Youtube.
Rifkin also mentions the Blockchain technology and how it will be a part of the future sharing economy.