now it holds mostly cans of food. But in recent years survivalism has expanded to more affluent quarters, taking root in Silicon Valley and New York City, among technology executives, hedge-fund managers, and others in their economic cohort. Technology has decreased the cost of starting a startup so much that founders now have the upper hand over investors. (English) (as Author) Wonderful Adventures of Mrs.
January 2016 Since the 1970s, economic inequality in the US has increased dramatically.
And in particular, the rich have gotten a lot richer.
Nearly everyone who writes about the topic says that economic inequality should be decreased.
Economic Inequality, paul Graham
Annals of Diplomacy What lay behind Russias interference in the 2016 electionand what lies ahead? Can you have a healthy society with great variation in wealth? The reason he and most other startup founders are richer than they would have been in the mid 20th century is not because of some right turn the country took during the Reagan administration, but because progress in technology has made it much easier. A Poem by the Author of the Three Tours. One of the most important principles in Silicon Valley is that "you make what you measure." It means that if you pick some number to focus on, it will tend to improve, but that you have to choose the right number, because only the one. Dugger worked as a lobbyist for the financial industry before he became a partner at the global hedge fund Tudor Investment Corporation, in 1993. They were worried about student debt. For example, the police in the US treat the poor worse than the rich. I will probably be in charge, or at least not a slave, when push comes to shove. The complex is a tall cylinder that resembles a corncob. If you look at the history of stone tools, technology was already accelerating in the Mesolithic.