The Bright Side of Nuclear Winter: Opportunities in the New, New Economy

Gene T. Barton and Gwilym Attwell

During the internet revolution of the late 90’s, a well known investor at a “Keiretsu Forum” boldly proclaimed that the division of the Internet landscape was akin to the great landgrab of the 19th century. “In two years, it will all be over,” he predicted. He was right, but the for precisely the wrong reason. Two years later, the dot-com bubble had burst leaving in its wake a shattered economy.