Open Future

Open Future

A global conversation on the role of markets, technology and freedom in the 21st century

Generation uphill

Download and read our special report on how millennials can help themselves reach their full potential

Millennials are the brainiest, best-educated generation ever. Yet their elders often hold them back

The Economist asks

What grounds do we have to be optimistic about an Open Future?

A conversation with Steven Pinker

Open Markets

Fixing the flaws in today’s capitalism

Free trade produced overall gain, though some localised pain. What can be done?

Open Ideas

The clash of expression

The concept of free speech has many fans. The practice of it has fewer

Open Borders

The case for immigration

Can rich countries accept migrants without jeopardising their democracies?

Open Progress

Technology and its discontents

The role of technology is under attack

Open Society

Beyond the tyranny of tolerance

Making the case for diversity and freedom to those who oppose it