Re: SCI and ECON Nanatech

Robin Hanson (
Mon, 16 Sep 96 20:08:26 PDT

"Dr. Rich Artym" writes:
>so many economists and other specialists tied into today's systems
>appear so utterly incapable of making the (fairly small) mental leap
>under which nanotech unravels almost entirely the fabric of today's
>systems and institutions. Sure, it's not really "incomprehensible" at
>all, but it might just as well be, as far as they are concerned.

You probably mean me. In my view you have failed to offer a coherent
argument for such "unraveling". Maybe your leap isn't so small.

Robin D. Hanson