…about understanding user needs and delivering on them. And now, demonstrably and especially, at the political level.
… be a powerful agent of change. But only when we have some understanding of what the data describe. We were adrift in a sea of numbers over the last six months. We missed the people behind the numbers.
That is, even in a world where every need is met, there will still be “a world full of wants.” Keynes wrote of this kind of competition too in “Economic Possibilities for Our Grandchildren”: