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Old 09-18-2013, 12:36 PM   #44
Ulzgoroth
 
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Default Re: Nanofabricators, DRM and Forced Scarcity

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Originally Posted by vicky_molokh View Post
You seem to be assuming a poor person borrowing money for this. I'm envisioning a corp choosing whether to invest into something expecting 10-20% annual return on investment, or replacing some of its workers for a 24% annual return on investment (expressed as salary savings).
Opportunity cost. Whether you're using money in hand for this rather than something else, or borrowing money makes no difference ideally and not very much practically.
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