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Re: Regulatory intervention (Redux: Who is a Tier 1?)
Erik Haagsman wrote:
On Thu, 2005-10-06 at 11:56 -0400, William Allen Simpson wrote:This partitioning is exactly what we predicted in many meetings when discussion the terms of the contracts. Markets are inefficient for infrastructure and tend toward monopoly.How does replacing non-profit organisations (which most public IX'es are) with government bodies and governmental legislation improve anything...?
Government _is_ a non-profit organization, with generally broader representation. How does replacing a representative government with a smaller feudal organization improve anything?
Because as much as it's best not to rely on thugs with guns, I reallyIdiot laissez-faire pseudo-libertarians forget that all markets require regulation and politics.But why government regulated instead of IX member regulated...?
don't want the thugs with guns to be private armies.
How do you expect to enforce your "member" regulations?
Again (to keep this on-topic), this partitioning is exactly what we predicted. And I don't see your member regulations having any effect.
William Allen Simpson
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