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>in a lot of ways, at odds with what economists think are the best way to run them

Do you have a source for some of these?

> Being able to experiment is really important for progress, but it's really hard to do within established systems.

Sure, that would be a nice side effect, but not part of something that justify something like this...

No single source. Just things I've read and heard over the years. I'd say a major one of those is listening to a lot of episodes of the Planet Money podcast.

An example of what I'm talking about is tariffs.

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