arithmocracy

Related to arithmocracy: aristocracy

arithmocracy

rule by that group which holds the numerical majority in a state. — arithmocratic, adj.
See also: Government
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It is also obsessed with what I term 'arithmocracy', a trend that is becoming apparent in many spheres from our education system to the NHS, where accountability has created a culture of obedience to the God of Numbers.
I want to examine whether this trend towards what I call arithmocracy in society tells us anything about how marketing is currently operating.
* The deadening power of arithmocracy, which has swamped many other fields as accountability has become the latest god to be worshipped, has begun to seep into almost every area of marketing, sweeping away whole swathes of originality, creativity and initiative with it.
But the corollary of much of this analysis is that unless the iron grip of arithmocracy is loosened everyone will be significantly worse off.