1 hr 3 min

#12: Patri Friedman on Competitive Governance and Technology The Long Game with Mehdi Yacoubi

    • Entreprenariat

My guest today is Patri Friedman, a political theorist and the General Partner at Pronomos Capital, the world's first charter city VC fund. Patri is on a mission to increase competition in government. In 2008, Patri founded the Seasteading Institute with a mission to create sovereign ocean colonies and “establish permanent, autonomous ocean communities to enable experimentation and innovation with diverse social, political, and legal systems.” We spend a lot of time talking about competitive governance and why we need it.

We also discuss the impact of technology on government and why building new institutions should be our primary focus now. We finish the conversation talking about meditation and nutrition.

Please, enjoy my conversation with Patri Friedman!

You can find the show notes here.

Topics we discuss:


How can charter cities promote progress and innovation?
How can new cities become a hub for innovation?
The place of charter cities in the developing world (the case of Africa)
The impact of technology on government
Why building new institutions should be our primary focus now
Patri's meditation techniques and how to maintain clear thinking in the digital age
Living in the mountains of Monterrey
Diversity — Why it's so important
The problem with the digital world and the importance of the physical world
Science Fiction
Nutrition
Meditation techniques

Find Patri online:


Twitter
The Seasteading Institute
Pronomos Capital

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Thank you for listening to The Long Game Podcast!

All shares and reviews are appreciated!


If you enjoy this podcast, you might like The Long Game Newsletter, my weekly newsletter about health, wellness, the future, better thinking, and entrepreneurship. Every week, receive a deep dive into the challenges of our time and the ideas, technologies, and businesses that will help overcome them.
The purpose of The Long Game is to catalyze progress and innovation to make our future better.
The newsletter features the work and ideas of tech industry leaders, scientists, entrepreneurs, and thinkers.

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Get early access to lifetizr - the solution to help you optimize your blood glucose levels for better health, improved energy levels, and optimized longevity.

Connect with me:


Twitter: @mehdiyac
Website: mehdiyacoubi.com
Newsletter: thelonggame.xyz

My guest today is Patri Friedman, a political theorist and the General Partner at Pronomos Capital, the world's first charter city VC fund. Patri is on a mission to increase competition in government. In 2008, Patri founded the Seasteading Institute with a mission to create sovereign ocean colonies and “establish permanent, autonomous ocean communities to enable experimentation and innovation with diverse social, political, and legal systems.” We spend a lot of time talking about competitive governance and why we need it.

We also discuss the impact of technology on government and why building new institutions should be our primary focus now. We finish the conversation talking about meditation and nutrition.

Please, enjoy my conversation with Patri Friedman!

You can find the show notes here.

Topics we discuss:


How can charter cities promote progress and innovation?
How can new cities become a hub for innovation?
The place of charter cities in the developing world (the case of Africa)
The impact of technology on government
Why building new institutions should be our primary focus now
Patri's meditation techniques and how to maintain clear thinking in the digital age
Living in the mountains of Monterrey
Diversity — Why it's so important
The problem with the digital world and the importance of the physical world
Science Fiction
Nutrition
Meditation techniques

Find Patri online:


Twitter
The Seasteading Institute
Pronomos Capital

====================================

Thank you for listening to The Long Game Podcast!

All shares and reviews are appreciated!


If you enjoy this podcast, you might like The Long Game Newsletter, my weekly newsletter about health, wellness, the future, better thinking, and entrepreneurship. Every week, receive a deep dive into the challenges of our time and the ideas, technologies, and businesses that will help overcome them.
The purpose of The Long Game is to catalyze progress and innovation to make our future better.
The newsletter features the work and ideas of tech industry leaders, scientists, entrepreneurs, and thinkers.

====================================

Get early access to lifetizr - the solution to help you optimize your blood glucose levels for better health, improved energy levels, and optimized longevity.

Connect with me:


Twitter: @mehdiyac
Website: mehdiyacoubi.com
Newsletter: thelonggame.xyz

1 hr 3 min