Cory Doctorow

Jul 26, 2021

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Disney parks and aggregate demand management

My ongoing series on Medium, for an age of supply shocks.

A group photo from 2008’s ‘Bat’s Day in the Fun Park,’ featuring a vast crowd of goths in front of the Disneyland castle.

Three weeks ago, I kicked off a new series of weekly essays in my Medium column, the start of a long series on what we can learn about aggregate demand management and scarcity from the history of queues at Disney theme parks.