It occurs to me to point out that people make their decisions on what sort of government they wish to have based on a number of criteria, only one of which is economic.

After all, if we were to all demand the most economically efficient governance model (at least, on paper) we’d all be socialists, eh? Democracy is a messy, inefficient process that slows decision making and forces governments to make choices they would not otherwise make, if economics were the only consideration.

Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.

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