As Australia grapples with planning the next five or 10-year horizon, it’s worth spending a few moments to think about the world Australia will find itself in by the year 2100.

It may be more than 80 years away, but that’s becoming an increasingly short horizon. In that space of time, once-powerful economies may fade while new ones might rise. World geopolitics will be entirely different and technology will have reshaped the economic landscape many times over in that period. But…