The mission of Jim White’s Media Group is to educate, inspire, and transform individuals worldwide by researching and asking the complex questions relating to the economy, leadership, entrepreneurship and human behavior.
Our goal is to report the impartial facts in a comprehensive and straightforward manner that all can understand.
“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex… It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.”
– E.F. Schumacher
Why is wealth distribution uneven? How is Hayek’s connectionist theory related to fractal geometry? Is global warming real? Who controls global corporations and why? Does the stock market follow a pattern? Why did SARS stop spreading after killing 900 people? Is terrorism a high risk Levy flight? Why do systems collapse?
Why do modern businesses, processes, and systems behave in unexpected ways because of increased complexity. Why traditional methods are not able to explain or “model” these systems. Instead, we must turn to nonlinear, chaotic, long-tailed, and sometimes extreme methods of analysis to understand and control these modern systems.
What makes a successful leader?