…ger at Wall Street from the followers of both Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders. The system is rigged. Companies are forced to outsource workers not by the market of real goods and services where supply and demand set the right price, but by financial markets, where greed sets the price. We use the term “the market” for both these things, but they are not the same.
Larry Wall, who created the programming language Perl, once said, “When they built The University of California at Irvine they just put the buildings in. They did not put any sidewalks; they just planted grass. The next year, they came back and put the sidewalks where the trails were in the grass.”