posted on Jan, 27 2013 @ 10:30 PM
reply to post by 11235813213455
This resistance will survive because it is composed of a community brought together by a honorable cause. Of course their ability to survive causes an
equal and opposite reaction from the government which also demotes its chances to survive.
In theory, this resistance will ultimately survive because their cause is not driven by money but by a higher purpose while the opposing force is only
motivated by monetary gain. Given the groups perseverance, the cost function shifts and the net present value of building the airport becomes negative
(unprofitable). Its just a matter of how much perseverance is required to set the NPV to less than 0.
Note that the cost function is pretty complex since the presence of government involvement in this situation allows for negative NPVs to the
government since these costs are external to Vinci (the construction firm). And we all know that governments have an affinity for
edit on 27-1-2013 by ThisIsMyName because: (no reason given)