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Thiel on the pace of innovation and planning – gradualism, punctuated equilibria and Small Plans

During the recent, rainy weekend we spent in Seattle I did some reading. One of the things that I came across was a fascinating interview by Fukuyama with Peter Thiel. A couple of different things in the interview struck me as worth reflecting on. The first and most well-known is Thiel’s view that the pace of innovation has slowed down and that we are seeing massive deceleration of technological change. Thiel: So you have these two different blind spots on the Left and Right, but I’ve been more interested in their common blind spot, which we’re less likely to discuss …continue reading