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True to some extent, but over time fields with deeply perverse incentives end up driving away smart people. Smart people see perverse incentives and think "that field would suck," and run away.

Large sums of money can draw them in sometimes. But then they generally do the job for a while, stuff their pockets, and then leave.

People don't stick around with enthusiasm at a lame party.




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