RadicalxChange: An Academic Agenda

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E. Glen Weyl

Microsoft Research New York City; RadicalxChange Foundation; Princeton University - Julis Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance

Date Written: January 20, 2019

Abstract

Radical Markets was, for me, less an academic or even popular book than attempt to launch a social movement. Its success in doing so makes the most fruitful academic response likely somewhat different than for other book. In this piece I discuss some of the most productive avenues I see for general academic development around the growing RadicalxChange movement and highlight several specific problems to which I think economic, legal and other academics could fruitfully contribute.

Keywords: Radical Markets, RadicalxChange, market design, political economy

JEL Classification: D40, D60, D70, K00

Suggested Citation

Weyl, Eric Glen, RadicalxChange: An Academic Agenda (January 20, 2019). University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 862. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3291055 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3291055

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