Posts Tagged ‘1967 United Nations Space Treaty’

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    Asteroids and the Wild West

    May 3, 12 • 100 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Economic History, Innovation, Macroeconomic Measurement, UncategorizedNo Comments

    I’ve been wondering who should own an asteroid. This takes me back, for a moment, to colonial Massachusetts. When many of the first colonists arrived, they farmed communal fields where some got less and others got more. Soon though, unhappy sharing,...