Glen Weyl is an economist, principal researcher at Microsoft Research New England, and author of the book, Radical Markets.
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Balaji Srinivasan and Glen Weyl on Identity, Governance, and Radical Markets
Balaji Srinivasan (@balajis), angel investor and entrepreneur, and Glen Weyl (@glenweyl), economist, Principal Researcher at Microsoft, and author of Radical Markets, join Erik for a fireside chat. They talk about:- On which topics they agree or disagree.- Some of their favorite thinkers.- Glen’s critique of the libertarian view of the world.- Balaji’s concept of a person’s whitelist, blacklist, and greenlist.- What they would change about property law.- Quadratic finance and quadratic voting.- Why there is almost no area where the nation-state is the optimal governance entity.Remember to apply for the winter vintage of our Network Catalyst accelerator! It is a personalized program that features masterclasses from some of the best in Silicon Valley and a dedicated network leader focused on making the introductions you need to turbocharge your company. You can participate in-person in San Francisco or virtually from anywhere around the world. Find out more and apply at villageglobal.vc/networkcatalyst.Thanks for listening — if you like what you hear, please review us on your favorite podcast platform. Check us out on the web at villageglobal.vc or get in touch with us on Twitter @villageglobal.Venture Stories is brought to you by Village Global, is hosted by co-founder and partner, Erik Torenberg and is produced by Brett Bolkowy.
The Future of Identity with Glen Weyl and Tomer Kagan
Erik is joined on this episode by Glen Weyl (@glenweyl), founder of RadicalxChange and co-author of Radical Markets, and Tomer Kagan (@Gradish), co-founder and CEO of Merit.They discuss:- What they’re working on in the space and how it will change how identity works in the future- How to think about what makes up someone’s identity, including elements that are self-declared and those that can be independently verified- Glen’s point that the internet is missing two crucial elements: a truth function and a dignity function- How the world will be different if their projects succeed- Pseudonymous identities- The problem with large-scale identity or reputation systems, like the Chinese government or Uber have created- Why blockchain is the wrong answer to the right question when it come to identity, and the idea that “most truth is local, not global”- What they are still trying to figure out in the spaceThanks for listening — if you like what you hear, please review us on your favorite podcast platform. Check us out on the web at villageglobal.vc or get in touch with us on Twitter @villageglobal.Venture Stories is brought to you by Village Global, is hosted by co-founder and partner, Erik Torenberg and is produced by Brett Bolkowy.
The Good Fight: Glen Weyl
In this episode of The Good Fight, Yascha Mounk talks to economist Glen Weyl about the roots of inequality, the problems of monopoly and monopsony, and whether more, not less, radical markets are the antidote to the economic problems of our age. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Glen Weyl
In this episode of The Good Fight, Yascha Mounk talks to economist Glen Weyl about the roots of inequality, the problems of monopoly and monopsony, and whether more, not less, radical markets are the antidote to the economic problems of our age. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Podcast 5 – Glen Weyl
Our fifth guest for the Innovative Governance Podcast is Glen Weyl. He has a new book written with Eric Posner, Radical Markets: Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society where he argues that we should rethink our current property rights regime in favor of property rights that are based on auctions and would lead to greater allocative efficiency. Links Radical Markets William Vickrey Mechanism design Armen Alchian Henry George Progress and Poverty Coase Theorem Matt Kahn on Weyl and charter cities Armen Alchian Vitalik’s blog post The post Podcast 5 – Glen Weyl appeared first on InnovativeGovernance.org.
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Location
Hoboken, NJ, USA
Episode Count
5
Podcast Count
4
Total Airtime
5 hours, 9 minutes