Beauteous people, brave new world, priceless worldReport Date: 27th April, 2021
“Oh Wonder! How many goodly creatures are there here! How beauteous mankind is! O brave new world that has such people in it!” — Miranda — The Tempest, William Shakespeare. What will society become in the post pandemic world? What is the plot of our “Tempest”? The conclusion is that we are moving towards a priceless world — not in the Irish sense of it being funny, but in the economic sense of having few market-determined prices to set supply and demand or to allocate resources.