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Special features of Free Software

Keyword: Scarcity

  • Deposits

    • Determined by nature and unchangeable
    • Also products with respect to a certain point in time
  • Limitedness

    • Portion of the deposits available to humans
    • Is changeable by technical and other means
    • May occur when need is bigger than offer
  • Scarcity

    • Is determined by society and can be produced

      Mineral oil has not always been scarce

      Today for information commodities scarcity must be produced

    • May occur when offer is bigger than need

      Yes, this is insane


Scarcity is not a law of nature

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