In fact, when considering the issue of economy, I have found it useful to reduce the magnitude of the basic constituent unit of the economy even further than individual people to the individual transaction.
Now I would hazard to say that the only person who can make a meaningful and helpful contribution to the world that they’re in is the cooperative person.
If we are smart enough with how we respond to trauma, the aftermath of it is an experience of awe. The self is led to a place where it stops controlling. It turns its gazes to that which is vast and overwhelming, and from the position of gratitude, appreciates its magnificence.