Society:Clay Shirky on Institutions vs. Collaboration

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Society:Clay Shirky on Institutions vs. Collaboration

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How do groups get anything done right? How do you organize a group of individuals so that the output of the group is something coherent and of lasting value, instead of just being chaos? And the economic framing of that problem is called coordination costs. And a coordination cost is essentially all of the financial or institutional difficulties in arranging group output.

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