We might call these folk the ‘smart money’. The goal of How to Own the World is to give you the best chance possible of being on the side of the smart money in the years ahead. As you read what follows, topplay hope you will find that it intuitively makes sense. It is also crucial to understand that the genic is out of the bottle – and absolutely cannot be put back in. The changes you see around you cannot be reversed. Things have gone too far and the implications are with us for good. The only sensible action you or anyone else can take is to make the little effort required to get to grips with what is going on and make the very best of it. You can only play the hand you are dealt.