Incentives Determine Outcomes

Why qualification-free representative democracy inevitably engenders dysfunction and ultimate collapse

Allan Milne Lees
13 min readApr 17, 2024

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We humans tend to get confused between what we’d like to happen and a realistic comprehension of why things actually turn out as they do. Due to an as-yet not understood series of subtle genetic changes that seem to have occurred long ago in…

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Allan Milne Lees

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