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Age Of Discovery: Navigating The Shocks Of Our Second Renaissance is an international best-selling guide to the 21st century by Chris Kutarna and Ian Goldin.

Age Of Discovery Testimonials

"An essential guide—and a superb ride—through our current stormy moment."
Arianna Huffington
Editor-in-Chief, Huffington Post
“A powerful journey…This book will help the world.”
Richard Branson
Founder, Virgin Group
“Everyone should read it.”
Michael Spence
Nobel Laureate in Economics
“Asks—and answers—the big, essential questions… We should thank the authors for their audacity.”
Christine Lagarde
International Monetary Fund
“A much needed dose of perspective in our increasingly short-term focused world.
Dominic Barton
NYT Best Selling Author
“A much needed dose of perspective in our increasingly short-term focused world."
Garry Kasparov
13th World Chess Champion
“A call to action we all need to hear.”
Kumi Naidoo
International Executive Director, Greenpeace
“A remarkable feat of both history and prophecy."
Larry Brilliant
Past Executive Director, Google.org
“This fascinating book…should interest all who care about the future of humanity.”
Lord Martin Rees
Astronomer Royal
“An education and a great read in one.”
AC Grayling
Philosopher
“Outstanding insights for all those interested in the stresses of the modern world and how other ages have confronted them.”
Andrew Hamilton
President, NYU
“A very important reminder to grasp the opportunities in the many challenges we are facing today.”
Hans-Paul Bürkner
Past Chairman, Boston Consulting Group
“A refreshing change from the shallow analyses and sterile nostrums of the right and the left…an impressive and important book.”
Edmund Phelps
Nobel Laureate in Economics
“A hugely stimulating book… Everyone should heed the authors’ call.”
Niall Ferguson
Harvard University
“A masterpiece.”
Vijay Govindarajan
Global Managing Director, McKinsey

Age Of Discovery Reviews

"Another Age Of Discovery"
New York Times
Tom Friedman Op-Ed
“Best Business Books of 2016”
“A landmark new book.”
“Enlightening.”
Best Books of the Week
Far-sighted…Age of Discovery succeeds in convincing that this is an uncommonly interesting time to be alive, with unusual levels of promise–and peril.“
“A lively account of both Renaissance and modern history… Maybe someone should send Mr. Trump a copy of this book; it might yield some thought ­provoking tweets.”
“The reader is left deeply grateful for the abundance of information, insights, and counsel that is provided in this book…”
“If you read only one thing…”
“Your book completely blows my mind.”
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“A highly stimulating, indeed challenging book.”
A “Best Business Book of 2016”
“Urgent reading everywhere.”
“A brilliant, ‘big-think’ read of serious scholarship and keen observation of our present moment. It is a prescient warning, a call to action to the better angels of our nature, and a map for a new age of discovery.”
“Audacious.”
“Breathless.”
“This book will help the world.”
“Thought-provoking and stimulating.”
“Important. Powerful.”
“Age of Discovery is an immense contribution to rethinking our epoch.”
“Thought-provoking, big-picture take on our uncertain times.”
“Edifying and thoroughly entertaining.”
“The best book I’ve read in the past 5 years…”
“Urgent and compelling.”
“Charts the birth of a brave new world…Impressive.”
"Robert Covile praises “scope and authority” of Age of Discovery"

“Essential reading to navigate the waves of innovation we face today.”

Garry Kasparov, 13th World Chess Champion
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