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  • [Article] Socionomics and Fibonacci: The Golden Ratio Governs Life, Beauty and the Universe

    [Article] Socionomics and Fibonacci: The Golden Ratio Governs Life, Beauty and the Universe

    We present new findings that further indicate the ubiquity of the Fibonacci sequence and the golden ratio in the universe. We review some previous observations and make a few conjectures along the way. First, a brief review of the Fibonacci sequence and the golden ratio, phi.

     
  • Will You Make the Cut? Pro-Eugenics Ideas May Resurface As Negative Mood Deepens

    Will You Make the Cut? Pro-Eugenics Ideas May Resurface As Negative Mood Deepens

    Alan Hall reveals how the large mood fluctuations shaped the eugenics movement in America and abroad and how it not only changes people’s valuation of financial and other assets — it changes how humans value others. Hall puts the pieces of the puzzle together and makes a startling forecast for a resurging ideology most believe to be dead.

     
  • [Audio] Part II: Alan Hall on Epidemic Disease

    [Audio] Part II: Alan Hall on Epidemic Disease

    Socionomist Alan Hall continues his discussion with radio journalist Tom Jeffries about negative social mood and epidemics. Part II explores how changes in mood impact human immunity. Hall discusses potential threats on the horizon and provides charts that illustrate the timing of epidemics and their similarity to financial manias. Download Charts […]

     
  • [Article] A Browner Shade Of Green

    [Article] A Browner Shade Of Green

    From its July 2008 all-time-high, the Continuous Commodity Index fell 47 percent and remains about 32 percent below its peak. The following timeline of headlines documents the subsequent environmental accidents and waning desire to save the environment:

     
  • [Article] A Socionomic View of Epidemic Disease

    [Article] A Socionomic View of Epidemic Disease

    Negative social mood increases stress and disrupts routines, sanitation, households, social relationships, and, ultimately, human immunity.

     
  • [Audio] Alan Hall on Epidemic Disease

    [Audio] Alan Hall on Epidemic Disease

    Swine flu is a global pandemic. The World Health Organization warns that nations should prepare for a second wave of the virus. Socionomist Alan Hall talks to journalist Tom Jeffries about how periods of negative social mood are conducive to disease outbreaks. Running Time: 14 min 17 sec Download Audio […]

     
  • [Article] A Socionomic View of Epidemic Disease

    [Article] A Socionomic View of Epidemic Disease

    It’s widely believed that epidemics make people fearful, but as you will see in this report, socionomic causality better explains the data, which show that fearful people are more susceptible to epidemics.

     
  • [Article] A Socionomic Study of Epidemic Disease

    [Article] A Socionomic Study of Epidemic Disease

    Alan Hall’s two-part in-depth study, “A Socionomic Study of Epidemic Disease,” shows how negative social mood establishes conditions precipitating outbreaks of epidemic diseases. Part 1 explores a 600-year history of diseases in bear markets and how society becomes vulnerable. Part 2 focuses on the psychological and physiological mechanisms by which negative social mood compromises human immunity, charts illustrating the timing and similarity of epidemics to financial manias and more potential threats on the horizon.

     
  • [Audio] Russia, Elections and Fractals

    [Audio] Russia, Elections and Fractals

    Listen as the Socionomics Institute’s Alan Hall explores Russia’s military activities, the U.S. election and the ubiquity of fractals in the second installment of his interview series with veteran journalist Tom Jeffries on CKNW radio. Running Time: 7 min 27 sec Download Audio (MP3)  

     
  • [Audio] Sizing Up a Superpower: A Socionomic Conversation About Russia

    [Audio] Sizing Up a Superpower: A Socionomic Conversation About Russia

    In his November 2007 special report, analyst Alan Hall forecasted a decline in Russian social mood, a top in the Russian market and increased conflict along Russia’s borders. Furthermore, he identified Georgia as a likely hot spot for violence. Nine months later, mood had plummeted, the Russian market index was […]