Joel Kotkin and Hügo Krüger

Joel Kotkin and Hügo Krüger

Joel Kotkin is the presidential fellow in Urban Futures at Chapman University. Hügo Krüger is a structural engineer with working experience in the nuclear, concrete, and oil and gas industry.

Green Dreams, Inflationary Realities

Green Dreams, Inflationary Realities

We must find ways to combat climate change without incurring devastating inflation, greater class division, the immiseration of the middle class, and the destitution of the poor.

Joel Kotkin and Hügo Krüger
Joel Kotkin and Hügo Krüger
15 min read
Politics
The New Great Game

The New Great Game

Russia’s invasion of the Ukraine will be remembered as one of the great crimes of the 21st century. The ensuing humanitarian crisis has already caused more than two million refugees to flee their homeland. With the imposition of sanctions, policymakers will have to weigh their political options as a

Joel Kotkin and Hügo Krüger
Joel Kotkin and Hügo Krüger
9 min read
Politics
Winners and Losers: The Global Economy After COVID

Winners and Losers: The Global Economy After COVID

Joel Kotkin and Hügo Krüger
Joel Kotkin and Hügo Krüger
10 min read
COVID-19
COVID-19 and the Ongoing Global Workplace Revolution

COVID-19 and the Ongoing Global Workplace Revolution

Joel Kotkin and Hügo Krüger
Joel Kotkin and Hügo Krüger
12 min read
COVID-19
The Coming Post-COVID Global Order

The Coming Post-COVID Global Order

Joel Kotkin and Hügo Krüger
Joel Kotkin and Hügo Krüger
10 min read
Africa