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Market Mechanisms in Ghostbusters

by AdrianFohr

In this short scene from Ghostbusters, the supernatural scientists are trying to figure out their next move after their funding is exhausted. Dan Akroyd gives a short explanation of the differences between different institutions. He succinctly explains that markets punish failure. If a market institution is not productive, it goes out of business. Government institutions are not similarly terminated by a lack of productivity

Theory of Beuaracry in Ghostbusters

This film is about university professors who study the supernatural. When their funding is exhausted, the start the Ghostbusters company. Eventually, the are charged with arresting the apocalypse.

from Ghostbuster (1984)
Creator: Ivan Reitman
Distributor: Columbia Pictures
Posted by AdrianFohr