The Industrialization of Space
1. Auflage 2021,
313 Seiten, Kartoniert, Paperback, Format (B × H): 155 mm x 235 mm, Gewicht: 517 g
Verlag: Springer International Publishing
Gregg The Cosmos EconomyIf man’s next big step is to live and work in space, then what will everyone do out there that is so different from what we are now doing here on Earth? As the future of space comes into focus it is clear that profit and power are the core elements of the new space economy. This entertaining and informative book looks at human settlement in space as a mainstream business opportunity for investors, entrepreneurs and far-sighted individuals seeking to secure their place in the innovative commercial space sector. Dr. Jack Gregg presents a unique 5-phase development roadmap that shows how space will grow from a frontier economy to a mature integrated market. Written in simple, non-technical language, this book answers such questions as:
• What is the new industrial space economy?
• What are the challenges and roadblocks on the way to a robust space economy?
• How will the rapid growth of the new space economy impact commerce back on Earth?
• How can one best invest in profitable space-related enterprises?
The Cosmos Economy is for readers who hope to be better equipped and more informed about the new space economy; and Investors, entrepreneurs, and futurists who wants to learn how to take part in the business opportunities of the new high frontier of commercial space.
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Chapter 1. The Cosmos Economy.- Chapter 2. Blue oceans and greenfields in space.- Chapter 3. The importance of frontiers.- Chapter 4. Coming into the cosmos.- Chapter 5. No country for Earthmen.- Chapter 6. Turning over [space] rocks...Assumptions about space business.- Chapter 7Planning on purpose Section.- Chapter 8. Settlement communities.- Chapter 9. Forever frontiers.- Chapter 10. Pushback and challenges.- Chapter 11. Visions of space.- Chapter 12. The space economy is already here.- Chapter 13. The new space merchants.- Chapter 14. The industrialization of space.- Chapter 15. Space biz.- Chapter 16. Space mining.- Chapter 17. Space manufacturing.- Chapter 18. No country for Earth men.- Chapter 19. Colonies, outposts, settlements, and stations.- Chapter 20. Don't Look Back.- Chapter 21. The new 49-ers rush to space.- Chapter 22.- A competitive solar system.- Chapter 23. The rules of the game.- Chapter 24. Trouble in paradise.- Chapter 25. Industrial space.- Chapter 26. Business models.- Chapter 27. Diffusion of Innovations: The 5-Phase adoption model.- Chapter 28. Phase 1: Innovators/ The frontier phase of the new space economy.- Chapter 29. Phase 2: Early Adopter Phase.- Chapter 30. Phase 3: Early Mainstream Phase.- Chapter 31. Phase 4: Late Mainstream Phase.- Chapter 32. Phase 5: Late Adopters - Market Maturity Phase.- Chapter 33. Connecting the dots.- Chapter 34. A new generation of pilgrims.- Chapter 35. Questions and Answers.- Chapter 36. Lessons learned.- Chapter 37. How to be part of the new cosmos economy.