Source: Technology Review
quote: If you end handouts, then everyone receiving one has to reduce the goods/services they buy with them, which means the businesses producing them lose orders and lay off even more people, who in turn reduce their consumption and the cycle viciously repeats.
quote: The free market is actively choosing to watch tens of trillions of capital earn negative real interest instead of building or buying anything, and it's done it for over four years. That is indisputable fact, not opinion. Think about how absurd that is for a moment.
quote: Capitalism is making a cry for something more to build, and nothing in the free market is giving it to them.
quote: Building something when demand is low or nonexistent, just for the sake of it, is crazy.
quote: Even in a great economy, Tesla's market is TINY!
quote: it's the government keeping us afloat instead of pulling us down