…they’d be the backbone of the world economy. This is a piece I just published for the Techonomy Conference. http://techonomy.com/2015/11/if-kids-were-bonds-theyd-be-the-backbone-of-the-world-economy/
The punchline: known effective “meta-learning” interventions, scaled across US children, would at $1.3-1.8 trillion per year to the US economy. Of course, even more is possible around the rest of the world.