Economics Of Scarcity
Bruce Sterling and Cory Doctorow gave a keynote on the "EconomicsOfScarcity" at SXSW. Here's the Austin Chronicle coverage and some notes by Scott Andrew (from the SXSW Exchange board - which didn't seem to get much use). Here's Bruce's pre-event rambling article about how "Information Wants to be Worthless". Here's brian's livejournal notes and a SlashDot thread .
Increases the odds of ending up in a Zero-Sum Game?