"In most cases, it is the market which subverts the status quo. And in many cases, it is those that disrupt and conceal the market forces who are in the service of the powers that be." - A Smithian reflection on the roaring energy prices post Ukraine-Invasion, and what they tell us about the way Adam Smith thought of market mechanisms.
Perhaps Covid-19 made our generation see its first collective "historical moment". What does this mean? How does this historical dimension feel like? A personal approximation.