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Parallels Between Policy and Programming

Jack Dorsey, Square

Jack Dorsey, co-founder of Square and Twitter, explains his decision to study computer programming in college, rather than political science. Dorsey saw many parallels between writing government policy and computer programming, with the only difference being the time-scale it takes to see the impact of your work.