Meditations on Ronny Chieng’s Efficiency Obsession Satire

Comedian Ronny Chieng jokes about efficiency obsession and smartphones, and I elaborate on and analyze the material while arguing that efficiency obsession is only useful in life or death situations.

Essay – Let the Markets Alone! Self-Interested Butchers and Why Laissez-faire Shook the World

To understand why laissez-faire became relevant in the 18th century, an examination of three subjects are required: 1) Past economic societies 2) The inner workings of laissez-faire and 3) How the philosophy of “letting the market be” could be reasonably intertwined with existing systems.