How much inequality is too much?

This is part two in a series of posts trying to answer the question, “Should Billionaires exist?“ Part 1: Why focus on billionaires? In a speech in 2013, Obama referred to inequality as the defining challenge of our time – claiming it as the reason he ran for president. More recently, the Covid-19 pandemic has […]

Should billionaires exist?

Part 1: Why focus on billionaires? Note: I am not an economist. I am not even sure what my views are on the subject, but I’m sure my biases will come across. If you have any disagreements or points to make, please leave a comment and I’ll use it to inform my thinking :). Though […]

On maintaining a writing habit

I’m currently trying to build a writing habit. My framework for doing so looks like this: Writing at least one sentence a day (this is my minimum viable habit). Scheduling explicit time each day for writing (see: implementation intentions). Quitting while I’m ahead. Publishing often. My goal is not to write for a living. There […]