Write a short (800-1200 word) essay summarizing Lindblom’s main point(s). Explain your response to his article. Do you agree with his point(s)? Do you disagree?

Read the influential essay “The Market as Prison Download The Market as Prison,” written by Yale political scientist Charles Lindblom (1917-2018) and published in the Journal of Politics back in 1982. In it, Lindblom argues that leaders in the business community possess what he calls an automatic punishing recoil mechanism that makes them unique in our system of political-economy and gives them a privileged position over other groups and individuals. He also tries to explain both why this is, why it has been insufficiently recognized and discussed by scholars, and the difficulties it presents for those who would like to see the peaceful coexistence of both free markets and democratic political systems. Write a short (800-1200 word) essay summarizing Lindblom’s main point(s). Explain your response to his article. Do you agree with his point(s)? Do you disagree?