From conscription to business ethics, iPhones to risk
70 years ago the Bretton Woods conference came to a successful end, putting in place a post-war international monetary system which aimed to make the world a better place.
Here are my suggestions for a better world, some more serious than others. Do feel free to send me, in confidence, any you think should be added.
1. Immigration officers, knowing they are the first local interaction for foreigners, will smile pleasantly at tourists and business people stepping up to their desks. They will bear in mind that 99.99% of those arriving are not terrorists and welfare cheats, and will therefore ditch their customary scowls and officiousness. A feedback button to rate the friendliness of the service will be on hand to encourage this change in behaviour. It would be attached to an electric current.