QUEST
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metamitya
metamitya
the market is a communication technology.
07/01/17
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metamitya
metamitya
it communicates the value of things.
07/01/17
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metamitya
metamitya
value is communicated by denominating it with money.
07/01/17
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metamitya
metamitya
because we see the value of things we can efficiently invest our resources both as individuals and society.
07/01/17
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metamitya
metamitya
socialism falters because a privileged group of flawed humans guesses the most efficient allocation of resources.
07/01/17
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metamitya
metamitya
this is an impossible task; it invites corruption and catastrophe.
07/01/17
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metamitya
metamitya
the market works because individual participants decide value based on locally available information.
07/03/17
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metamitya
metamitya
aggregate value-judgments emerge through decentralized bottom-up decision-making.
07/11/17
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metamitya
metamitya
a properly functioning market requires liberty because coerced value-judgments is an oxymoron.
07/11/17