Trevor Stone (flwyd) wrote,
Trevor Stone
flwyd

Capitalists Without Bars

Among the many imbalances between labor and capital is what happens during detention.

If a laborer is in jail for a year, he loses a year's worth of wages. (Setting aside the other consequences of likely losing his job.)

If a capitalist is in jail for a year, still receives a year's worth of investment growth. He might even be able to change his investment mix if he's able to get a message to his agents.

And a corporate person can't be arrested at all.

This entry was originally posted at http://flwyd.dreamwidth.org/375529.html – comment over there.

Tags: economic, fairness
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