Hyperinflation, Gold Farming, and You

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Diablo 3’s economic collapse!

You may have heard of the gold-duping bug in Diablo 3 auctions. (Or, you know, maybe not.) But what you probably don’t know is that the Diablo 3 economy was collapsing before that happened.

At the link above, an analysis of how a tiny, little economy collapsed under the weight of too much fiat currency chasing too few goods.

(Macroeconomics in a micro setting — feel the thrill.)

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