Innovation and economics of ideas
- 2016 by Paul Graham - thoughts about technological and social history of USA, and think about comparisons with "emerging economies" of big countries like China and Russia
And just as the mid-century model induced social as well as economic cohesion, its breakup brought social as well as economic fragmentation. People started to dress and act differently. Those who would later be called the "creative class" became more mobile.
How Innovation Works by Matt Ridley