From the current perspective, the ones that best improve the economy and make everyone more prosperous in the long run. Not in the computer age, no. They used to. No, it doesn't. The tax structure and inheritance laws of the badly managed economy. However it was that Wyatt Ingraham (above) came to be in line for a seat at the tables of command, with power over a non-infinitismal fraction of the wealth of nations. Yep. You can look it up. Yes, it does.