Feudal Future

By Joel Kotkin & Marshall Toplansky

With the new class structure resembling that of the Medieval times, opportunity is quickly disappearing for small business people, property owners, skilled workers and private sector professionals.Join world-renown author Joel Kotkin and tech-entrepreneur Marshall Toplansky as they explore what we can do to liberate the global middle class.They sit down with business, government, and citizen leaders to uncover the trends and give you the insights and tools to forge a better future.Joel Kotkin is the Presidential Fellow in Urban Futures at Chapman University, Executive Director of the Urban Reform Institute, and an internationally-recognized authority on global, economic, political and social trends. His most recent book, The Coming of Neo-Feudalism is now available for pre-order.Marshall N. Toplansky is a widely published and award-winning marketing professional and successful entrepreneur. He co-founded KPMG's data andanalytics center of excellence and now teaches and consults corporations on their analytics strategies.This show is supported by the Chapman Center for Demographics and Policy, which focuses on research and analysis of global, national and regional demographic trends and explores policies that might produce favorable demographic results over time.

  1. 1.
    Power and Responsibility: Tech's control from the eyes of a venture capitalist
    48:14
  2. 2.
    The War on Space: The battle no country wants to lose
    33:15
  3. 3.
    America Under Biden's New Tax Plan
    32:34
  4. 4.
    Education Exposed? Learning in a Post-Covid World with Dr. Roxanne Greitz Miller
    31:15
  5. 5.
    The Future of Africa's Middle Class
    37:25
  6. 6.
    More Than a Shot; Covid Vaccines and Lessons from the Pandemic
    32:54
  7. 7.
    Head to Head: The Debate on Minimum Wage
    39:52
  8. 8.
    Examining China's Urban Growth with Austin Williams
    30:05
  1. 9.
    The Passing of a Party?: The Future of the GOP
    33:02
  2. 10.
    A Test of Strength: Pandemics Through the Eye of Religion with Rev. John L. McCullough
    36:42
  3. 11.
    The Clash: The Power Divide Between The Working Class & The Managerial Elite with Michael Lind
    39:38
  4. 12.
    The End of Innovation: Exposing California
    37:01
  5. 13.
    Chicago & Positioning: Becoming The Next Middle Class Hub
    33:37
  6. 14.
    Covid mRNA Vaccines and the State of Future Pandemics
    31:21
  7. 15.
    Dissecting Biden vs. Trump from a former RNC Staffer
    30:48
  8. 16.
    Democratic Prospects & The Plural Generation With Morely Winograd
    32:42
  9. 17.
    Politics, Polarization & The Plight Of The Middle & Working Classes With John Russo
    42:08
  10. 18.
    Disease & The Fall Of Rome: Parallels & Possibilities With COVID-19
    33:21
  11. 19.
    The New York Question: How Might The City Bounce Back This Time? With Fred & Harry Siegel
    38:18
  12. 20.
    How COVID Is Shifting Corporate Location Strategy With Jay Garner
    35:27
  13. 21.
    The Workspace Experiment: How Covid Is Shaping The Office Of The Future With Gensler's Kirstie Acevedo & Jim Young
    40:06
  14. 22.
    Making Sense Of Urban Density, Death Rates & Dispersion With Wendell Cox
    36:15
  15. 23.
    Why Environmental Alarmism Hurts Us All With Mike Shellenberger
    47:00
  16. 24.
    Beyond Feudalism: Addressing California's Inequality Crisis (Live Event)
    1:27:28
  17. 25.
    GateWay Second Chance: Why We Need Education & Life Skills For At-Risk Youth With Clarence Carter
    32:29
  18. 26.
    Environmental Destruction & Dogma: How California's Current Climate Policies Hurt The Middle Class With Jennifer Hernandez
    27:39
  19. 27.
    Rural-Urban Migration And Class Structure in China With Li Sun
    35:23
  20. 28.
    Telework, Telehealth & Real Estate After The Pandemic With Dan Young
    20:54
  21. 29.
    Feudal Future Official Launch: Class Division, Common Sense & Preserving Opportunity For The Global Middle Class
    19:10
  22. 30.
    Trailer
    2:10

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