Timmy elsewhereApril 23, 2011 Tim WorstallTimmy Elsewhere2 CommentsAt the ASI. Yet another way of explaining why top down planning doesn\’t work. previousYour UN data point of the daynextAnyone with access to Science Direct? 2 thoughts on “Timmy elsewhere” The Pedant-General April 23, 2011 at 2:58 pm There are some proper morons in there though – practically the first one added a massive unnecessary kink. Though it does illustrate how people can foul up a simple task… Gene Berman April 23, 2011 at 11:54 pm Tim: I differ as to whether communication failure is a major reason for failure of centralized economic planning. Especially since most of such planning is implemented through bureaucratic structures and processes, typically quick (and thorough) in those regards. Centralized economic planning is certainly stupid (as well as prone to many errors) but not for that reason. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.