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April 21, 2012

"21 Economic Models Explained"

Part of this will be familar to econonerds, but there's a lot that's new.

SOCIALISM
You have 2 cows.
You give one to your neighbour.

COMMUNISM
You have 2 cows.
The State takes both and gives you some milk.

. . . 

A FRENCH CORPORATION
You have two cows.
You go on strike, organize a riot, and block the roads, because you want three cows.

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TheBigHenry

AN ISRAELI CORPORATION

You have two cows.
You give them to Moses, who invests them in the commodities market. You end up with the second best air force in the world.

[I couldn't resist ...]

kyle8

The California version. You have Two cows, the state agriculture dept fines you for non-compliance in Dairy safety regulations. The state raises your taxes. You have to learn Spanish to hire illegal aliens to milk your cows. Eventually the cows die because all the water to your county was cut off by environmentalists.

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