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Since they put the paper on the arXiv, any mere mortal with internet access can download and read it, and some of them will find that worthwhile.

The economy is an important part of society, but only part of it.

arXiv works because of a combination of abundance and game theory; it's lovely that we all have access to such a tremendous resource, but it's not as though it gets to live "outside" the economy.

This is phrased as if it were a disagreement with something I have said. Why?

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