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Global Bond Rally Drives Treasury Yields to Lowest Since 2017 The yield on the long bond also fell to the lowest since 2017, at 2.73%. Inflation expectations tumbled yet again, and the Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index surged to its highest level this year before retreating. The rally effectively wipes out the impact of U.S. policy makers’ five rate hikes since benchmark 10-year yields were last this low.
The rise in techno-optimism, a belief which centers around the notion that future technologies will solve our current problems, is a seductive siren song of distant hope-and it is actually quite dangerous. This is not to say that future technology is not something to be excited about.
Techno-optimism – the belief that technology can continually be improved and can improve the lives of people, making the world a better place. If you are a techno-optimist, you think technology has consistently improved our lives for the better and is likely to do so in the future.
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The Fallacy of Techno-Optimism Nicholas Phillips , Quillette "But techno-optimists take the exercise a step further, by using data about one thing to forecast the future of an entirely different.
I sit essay, The Fallancy of Techno-Optimism, tager Nicholas Phillips fra ‘Quillette’ et livtag med et problem, der ogs har naget analogiseringsstyrelsen, nemlig at kritik af ny teknologi meget nemt kommer til at ligne pessimisme og at pessimisme ikke bare er en drlig, ‘nedtursagtig’ flelse, den kan ogs bruges til understtte det modsatte, optimismen, i det her tilflde den.
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The Fallacy of Techno-Optimism Posted by Quillette on Jun 6, 2019 on quillette.com When the telegraph revolutionized communication in the 1850s, Henry David Thoreau was scornful.
The Fallacy of Techno-Optimism – Quillette When the telegraph revolutionized communication in the 1850s, Henry David Thoreau was scornful. "We are in a great haste to construct a magnetic telegraph from Maine to Texas," he wrote, "but Maine and Texas, it may be, have nothing important to communicate."
The irony of Doctorow’s definition of "techno-optimism" is that, as he notes, it’s actually rooted in the fairly pessimistic belief that unless we do something to affect the balance between "open vs. closed" technology then "technology could be used to make the world worse," he says.
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