Cover: Report on a Long-Range Forecasting Study

Report on a Long-Range Forecasting Study

Published 1964

by Theodore J. Gordon, Olaf Helmer-Hirschberg

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Description of an experimental trend-predicting exercise covering a time period as far as 50 years into the future. The Delphi technique is used in soliciting the opinions of experts in six areas: scientific breakthroughs, population growth, automation, space progress, probability and prevention of war, and future weapon systems. Possible objections to the approach are also discussed.

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