The Living Thing / Notebooks : Economic inequality

Will call your achievements meritocratic for food

Piketty, Hayek, Marx, Pareto. The supercritical Matthew effect. Informational feedback Matthew effect.

What the hell is growth, and who does it? Do we care if only the minority does it? Is it a problem if technocapitalist god kings rule over a blasted landscape of diseased stunted serfs, or is that totally cool? If fine, is it sustainable? If not sustainable, does that really matter, or should we just go out with a billionaire yacht orgy on the swollen rotten oceans then blow the lights out with nukes?

The trick of governance by other means than wishful thinking.

This applies to political as well as economic power.

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