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June 16, 2017


Yup, I agree with all of this, so as usual WRS.

except I want to be clear that I want more people able to afford as much as a millionaire can afford today. Not just a bout of inflation that makes more people's wealth increase to make them millionaires. (I remember, too well, the inflation after the Arab Oil Embargo. We all got ten times wealthier on paper in the aftermath. But not in reality.)

WRS as usual.

Just writing "negative net worth" turns my stomach. It's too close to

If they would rather die," said Scrooge, "they had better do it, and decrease the surplus population."

By the same token, the laws against theft are a form of market intervention.

If you say so...I would then only ask that you refrain from using the term "free markets" and dispense with the normative baggage ascribed thereto.


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