But for Bill Gates, would people be working on this? Good for him!
It does occur to me that it would be interesting, ironic, and a boon to his legacy, were Gates to have his foundation put some resource behind economic and legal reforms to counter the ill effects of monopolistic and anti-competitive conduct in the marketplace.
It would take some courage and integrity. When he has ventured into the area of “income inequality” he has received criticism for “[excluding] himself, saying that entrepreneurs who build their own wealth should be excluded from [the income inequality] calculation . . . “(See Economist: Bill Gates Hypocritical on Income Inequality)
Excerpt from the Reuters article: Cranfield University is developing the toilet as part of the global “Reinvent the toilet Challenge” launched by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.