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E63: Balaji Srinivasan and Glen Weyl on Decentralized Governance, Politics, and History

E63: Balaji Srinivasan and Glen Weyl on Decentralized Governance, Politics, and History

Update: 2024-06-14
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In 2019 Erik Torenberg sat down with Balaji Srinivasan and Glen Weyl to talk about the future of a decentralized world. They cover decentralized governance, politics, voting, and more. This conversation was recorded orginally for Village Global's Venture Stories.


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TIMESTAMPS:

(00:00 ) Intro

(00:53 ) RadicalxChange

(02:20 ) Common ground and divergences

(05:19 ) Role of choice and community

(06:59 ) Voice vs. Exit

(10:06 ) Future of governance and identity

(16:52 ) Sponsor: Beehiiv | Babbel | Squad

(19:25 ) Complexity of social systems

(25:20 ) Social inequality and drug war

(39:40 ) Technocracy and its implications

(46:44 ) Economic models and social relations

(56:34 ) Changes on property law

(56:41 ) Quadratic voting and finance

(01:01:21 ) Limitations of technology in the next century

(01:04:19 ) Future of nation states and governance

(01:10:53 ) Technocrats, empires, and incentives

(01:15:07 ) Wrap

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E63: Balaji Srinivasan and Glen Weyl on Decentralized Governance, Politics, and History

E63: Balaji Srinivasan and Glen Weyl on Decentralized Governance, Politics, and History

Erik Torenberg