Venture Capitals Existential Crisis: The Disintermediation of Institutional Capital

Investing in emerging technologies and industries has traditionally been the realm of venture capitalists and only the most elite could participate in this close circle.  The venture capital industry ushered in a great generation of innovation and a new take on investment strategies.  However, as the industry matured and institutionalized it has lost its original […]

The False Prophesy of Big Data

I recently had the distinct pleasure of presenting my latest white paper, The Problem of Big Data: An A Priori Epistemological Approach to Technological Advancement, at the Libertarian Scholars Conference hosted by the Mises Institute. In this paper, I explore the philosophical problems with how many are approaching big data and technological advancement. Specifically, I tackle the […]

The Problem of Big Data: An A Priori Epistemological Approach to Technological Advancement

Abstract: The Problem of Big data is a thorough analysis of the use and philosophy of Big Data and its economic and political implications.  The analysis is done through the lens of epistemology and the importance of framing knowledge creation around cultural and technological changes.  Click on the link below to read the full version […]

Libertarian Scholars Conference Abstract – The Problem of Big Data

In the early 1970’s many of the great Libertarian minds gathered to submit papers and concepts around liberty.  This conference became an annual affair and was known as the Libertarian Scholars Conference. Some of the greatest advancements in Libertarian thought came out of this conference which lasted into the early 1980’s.  This conference help usher […]