Re: poly: The singleton hypothesis

From: Robin Hanson <>
Date: Tue May 05 1998 - 09:37:17 PDT

Nick writes:
>I don't think it's useful to consider the singleton discussion as a
>continuation of the traditional debate between the merits of markets
>vs. government. First, the singleton could very well use market
>mechanisms internally to produce its output.

But that is exactly one of the strongest standard arguments usually
invoked for good government.

Robin Hanson
RWJF Health Policy Scholar, Sch. of Public Health 510-643-1884
140 Warren Hall, UC Berkeley, CA 94720-7360 FAX: 510-643-8614
Received on Tue May 5 16:46:08 1998

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