Archive for March 19th, 2003

One of my favorite examples of the Hayekian concept of “spontaneous order” is stairway traffic. In the subway at rush hour, when people are trying to get up and down the stairs in a hurry, two lines always form between the guardrails, and they are always on the right. Any idiot who tries to plow […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted March 19, 2003 @ 3:10 PM | Heuristic