The Need for Democratic Institutional Imagination (2)
But the problem with technocracy is that it doesn't work so well. Who will guard the guardians when - as is the case with (ooops!) Peter Osrzag - they trade their high-level technocratic positions in government for high paying corporate gigs? Just where are the disinterested technocrats when you need one? We need more accountability, not less! We need not only institutional imagination, but democratic institutional imagination!