Category Archives: economics

Foundations of logic – Liberalism failed?

Foundations of Logic – Liberalism has failed — not because it fell short, but because it was true to itself. All “isms” seem to be oversimplifications of an extremely complex (and exponentially getting more complex) reality. Anyone who has worked … Continue reading

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Quora – AI and the economy

To what extent could artificial intelligence expand the economy? Depends what you mean by economy. Depends how long you want to survive. If you mean a market based economy, where people trade things, then it is a very debatable question. … Continue reading

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Quora – greatest danger to the world

Quora – What is the greatest danger to the entire world today? Our unexamined assumptions and oversimplifications that we accept as truths, rather than seeing them as contextually useful approximations. Arthur C Clarke once said “Any sufficiently advanced technology is … Continue reading

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Rebel Wisdom – Daniel Schmachtenberger – Phase shift

Rebel Wisdom – Daniel – Phase shift ‘Humanity’s Phase Shift’, Daniel Schmachtenberger Hi Daniel, Good hearing your voice again. While I largely agree with many aspects of your definition of the problem space facing us, you do overstate too many … Continue reading

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Evonomics – Wealth power productivity

Why Wealth Is Determined More by Power Than Productivity Everything in this article is true enough, in a sense, yet not sufficient to understand the existential level dangers present in our current economic and political systems. To begin to see … Continue reading

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Quora – Is the Theory of Perfect market right or not?

Is the Theory of Perfect market right or not? No – it is wrong. Markets are only good measures of values that are scarce, and cannot measure values that are abundant. The is no market value for the air we … Continue reading

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Quora NHS woes

With people living longer and putting more strain on the NHS and economy in general is higher taxation the only realistic solution? Short answer – No. Long answer, much more complex. Money, as a market measure of value, is now … Continue reading

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