A new narrative of politics could develop out of such a shift. For example, Eric Liu and Nick Hanauer, in their book the Gardens of Democracy advocate a move from mechanistic ‘machine-brain’ narratives in politics towards a ‘gardener’ mind-set, with the state playing the role of a gardener, helping create the conditions in which the private sector and civil society can flourish.Chauncey Gardiner (Peter Sellers) was right (Being There).
The Independent (UK) | Blogs
New economic thinking and the potential to transform politics
Eric Beinhocker | Executive Director, The Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School, University of Oxford
(h/t Carla Yengo-Kahn at Harvard Business Review)