2019. It's hard to be positive isn't it? Global affairs, business, culture... they are all wobbling and under the shadow of... well, you know what. Monocle though are here with their new Forecast, which, in the upcoming Year of the Pig, is trying to inject some optimism into our lives. so we get Finnish smiles, tranquil tech, swiss housing experiments and the happy public spaces of Spain, Holland and Austria. Oh and there's the expo in Munich that will shape the cities of our future.
That Europe looks well good doesn't it?
The Monocle team cast their eye forward to bring us a view of business, global affairs, culture and design from beyond the horizon.
Dog walks, hangover cures, early finishes - all feature in 'The Happiness Formula', a guide to help us celebrate life