Tag Archives: Political Science

Healthy Societies Are Efficient

Efficiency isn’t everything, but healthy societies and people need it. If you want the deep explanation of why that’s true, read about Charles Darwin’s observations of birds (finches) on the Galapagos Islands off the coast of South America. Each island … Continue reading

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Legitimacy Matters

Any society needs rules; an authority to resolve disputes; and the population’s broad willingness to respect the authority. Continue reading

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