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The Macroeconomics of China’s Social Credit System

Farhad Manjoo’s recent NYT op-ed put into words a growing sentiment among the Technorati:

Here is a stark truth: We in the West are building a surveillance state no less totalitarian than the one the Chinese state is rigging up.

They are bold words, but not completely out of place given the trajectory of Chinese surveillance. Six years is all that it…