Predicting the Future: Can We Do It? And If Not, Why Not?: A Primer for Anyone Who Has Ever Had to Make a Decision about Anything
Yogi Berra, the American baseball legend, stated famously that “it is difficult to make predictions, especially about the future” We all try to predict what will occur in our lives. We routinely orchestrate events in the present in an attempt to influence what we’d like to see happen in the future. But despite our best efforts, everything doesn’t always go according to plan.