The Zeitgeist

Kitchen Sink It

By Rusty Guinn | February 20, 2020

Thanksgiving

By Rusty Guinn | February 19, 2020

Love in the Time of COVID-19

By Ben Hunt | February 17, 2020

Options

By Rusty Guinn | February 12, 2020

The Promised Land!

By Ben Hunt | February 5, 2020

The Inevitable Afterbirth

By Rusty Guinn | February 4, 2020

Notes from the Diamond #9: How About Never

By David Salem | February 3, 2020

Once You Buy a Prize, It’s Yours to Keep!

By Ben Hunt | January 31, 2020

You Had One Job

By Ben Hunt | January 26, 2020

Pleased to Meet You, Hope You Guess My Name

By Ben Hunt | January 22, 2020

The Drum Major Instinct

By Rusty Guinn | January 20, 2020

The Church of the Long Now

By Ben Hunt | January 17, 2020

That Which We Call a Law School

By Rusty Guinn | January 16, 2020

Shot, Chaser

By Ben Hunt | January 13, 2020

Alpha/Beta Amnesiacs

By Rusty Guinn | January 10, 2020

The Industrially Necessary Doctor Tedros

By Ben Hunt | February 16, 2020 | 10

To date, WHO leadership has simply been part of the Chinese narrative machine.

It’s more than a disgrace. It’s more than a humiliation of the people who do good and important work through WHO.

It’s a betrayal of the entire world.

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Body Count

By Ben Hunt | February 10, 2020 | 23

China is fighting nCov2019 exactly like the US fought North Vietnam … with policy driven more by narrative control than by what’s best to win the war.

That was a disastrous strategic mistake for the US then, and it’s a disastrous strategic mistake for China today.

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ET In Full

We Hanged Our Harps Upon the Willows

By Rusty Guinn | February 10, 2020 | 4

Because the danger of powerful memes, cartoons and narratives is not that they demand our acquiesence. It is that they demand our participation.

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Stuck in the Middle With You

By Ben Hunt | January 30, 2020 | 5

There is a median narrative theorem that can serve as a central pillar of a NEW approach to social choice theory, an approach less pedantic in its assumptions about human nature and less naive in its assumptions about modes of social power.

The median narrative theorem generates powerful predictive hypotheses about elections, hypotheses that predicted Trump’s Republican primary victory in 2016 and – if current data holds – predicts Sanders’ Democratic primary victory in 2020.

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The Curious Case of Candidate Sanders

By Rusty Guinn | January 29, 2020 | 5

Everyone complains that their favorite candidate isn’t being treated fairly in the media. It’s the Bernie Bros’ turn…but are they right?

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A New Road to Serfdom

By Rusty Guinn | January 24, 2020 | 27

There are many roads to serfdom, and they have all become faster and more perilous. We are walking down one of them now.

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The Long Now, Pt. 4 – Snip!

By Ben Hunt | December 26, 2019 | 17

The Long Now has severed the tether between taxation and spending – the most important macroeconomic policy relationship in our social lives as both investors and citizens.

Here’s what that means.

And here’s what we’re going to do about it.

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Epsilon Theory: A 2019 Retrospective

By Rusty Guinn | December 12, 2019 | 11

It is our second time now to turn the lens we apply to other news sources to our own creative output. Here is a Very Epsilon Theory retrospective on 2019.

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ET Live!

ET Live! – 3.19.2019

March 19, 2019

In this ET Live!, Ben and Rusty dig into the transition of capital markets into political utilities – this time with a special focus on private markets.

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ET Live – 12.11.2018

December 11, 2018

Our December 11 edition of Epsilon Theory Live has concluded, but subscribers can still catch the replay here.

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