5 Things Craigslist Teaches Us about the Beauty of Trade

via Acton
August 29th, 2013

Daily tools like pencils and smartphones don’t just appear out of thin air. Bottom-up trading tools like Craigslist serve a bigger purpose than ridding our attics of stinky old mattresses. There’s something special about hum-drum personal exchange that reacquaints our economic imaginations with how trade really works.

Channel(s): Doing Your Job, Economics