Hotels coming to Boca Chica due to SpaceX spaceport


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Capitalism in space: Several large hotel chains are putting up new hotels in the Boca Chica area near SpaceX’s new spaceport, expressly because they are anticipating a tourist demand once launches begin.

None of this is a surprise. It is good news, nonetheless.

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  • Kyle

    Crazy how capitalism begets more capitalism.

  • Edward

    Kyle,
    Socialists look at an economy as a pie that has to be distributed (from each according to his ability, to each according to his need). Free market capitalists look at an economy and realize that there is a need for another pie; then bake it.

    These new hotels are that other pie. Eventually, someone will realize that another restaurant is needed for all those workers and tourists, and he will build that, too.

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