[ppml] NANOG IPv4 Exhaustion BoF

Tony Li tony.li at tony.li
Thu Mar 6 03:47:58 EST 2008

|i would be interested in hearing if speculative purchasing would have a
|signature we could detect and use to ameliorate speculation in some

If I remember my econ classes (from oh so long ago ;-), speculative trading
is actually beneficial to the market in that it helps provide a buffer for
supply.  Hoarding is the behavior that we would want to really detect and
avoid.  Someone trying to corner the market in v4 space would be bad.


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