The Next Boom
New York Public Library Science Industry and Business Library (188 Madison Ave., Manhattan)

Plunkett Research CEO Jack Plunkett discusses his new book The Next Boom: What you absolutely, positively have to know about the world between now and 2025, a positive look at the economy, globalization, education, innovation, energy and health care in the future. In The Next Boom, Plunkett, demonstrates that we are on the verge of a period of major economic growth. He presents a panorama of carefully documented developments in areas including energy, health care, education, demographics, global trade, evolving consumer habits, technologies and the rapidly-growing global middle class—showing how trends in America and around the world have tremendous synergy that will lead to a long-term surge in global business.