July/August 2015

In This Issue

Ideas of the year, the end of work, why the Saudis are going solar, the insidious message of tween TV, and more

Cover Story

Adam Levey

A World Without Work

For centuries, experts have predicted that machines would make workers obsolete. That moment may finally be arriving. What will a society without jobs look like—and how should we prepare?

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Wayne Lawrence

Prison Born

What becomes of the babies of incarcerated mothers? Research suggests that having nurseries in prisons leads to lower recidivism rates for moms and better outcomes for their kids.

Ideas of the Year


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