Energy, Emotion, and Capital

Consider the economy as software governing a chemical reaction. Note: Previously, I wrote about one way I look at money: as a mathematical language. Because people found that essay interesting, I thought I’d write another in the same vein: let’s look at the economy as a process of energy, as if it were a chemical […]

Consider Money as a Formal Language

If you want to see what a person values, see where they spend their money. When you give someone money, you are speaking in a mathematical language about what you value. A million bucks is not an easy thing to come by. People don’t hand out a million bucks for nothing. If someone says “I am […]