Sonja Blignaut on Twitter: “A loose network absorbs shock; a tightly coupled one transmits it. The more complex systems get — the more tightly coupled their component parts.” referring to Debora MacKenzie: Complex Systems Theory Explains Why Covid Crushed the World

It’s my opinion there’s some element or confusion or missing step in this otherwise powerful analysis. I’d value contributions, preferably commetning on twitter or Medium.

twitter thread:

Original piece:

https://onezero.medium.com/complex-systems-theory-explains-why-covid-crushed-the-world-a2cf5c0f9176