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ProfessorPlum

(11,248 posts)
3. That's a brilliant analogy
Fri May 16, 2014, 11:44 AM
May 2014

and one I hadn't thought of - i've often struggled with how to get the concept of the economy as the flow of money (and things that stop up that flow being detrimental) - and that is a good way to think of it.

What I'd really like to do is animate this set of thoughts with some simple animation - it seems like no one understands how we get good policy (or what good policy would look like) because no one understands this basic underlying dynamic.

The Dirty Secret of a Great Economy [View all] ProfessorPlum May 2014 OP
When we started to value capital over labor was the starting point. CrispyQ May 2014 #1
Thanks! ProfessorPlum May 2014 #4
I fear you are right about the US drifting toward #2... Wounded Bear May 2014 #5
A simplified, but accurate description IMHO... Wounded Bear May 2014 #2
That's a brilliant analogy ProfessorPlum May 2014 #3
Thanks... Wounded Bear May 2014 #6
Kick... Wounded Bear May 2014 #7
Take a peek at the same thread on the new site: CrispyQ May 2014 #8
And thanks for the idea ProfessorPlum May 2014 #9
Self-kick ProfessorPlum May 2014 #10
K&R nt laundry_queen May 2014 #11
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