Barrett Nelson

Rise of the Robots

Martin Ford

The best of the recent wave of books describing the implications of accelerating technology. Sobering narrative of why the AI revolution could result in mass unemployment and inequality, and a call to face the implications proactively.

The Second Machine Age

Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee

Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies

The Great Stagnation

Tyler Cowen

How America Ate All the Low-Hanging Fruit of Modern History, Got Sick, and Will (Eventually) Feel Better

The Patient Will See You Now

Eric Topol

A physician describes how technology will shift healthcare control to the patient. Summary of how tech is disrupting and democratizing medicine. Optimistic picture of better, cheaper, and personalized health care.

Zero to One

Peter Thiel and Blake Masters

Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future

The Lights in the Tunnel

Martin Ford

Automation, Accelerating Technology and the Economy of the Future