if we’re trying to figure out, like what makes Silicon Valley work, actually, by studying how they did what they did in the Florentine Renaissance is highly important. You learn what are the missing inputs that make for other kinds of miracles.
Patrick Collison has a Few Questions for Tyler Cowen
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Love this observation. It’s what I’m trying to show in the difference between left and right brain thinking through the ages.

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