Greed taints everything. It is a bug in laissez-faire economics.
The insatiable desire to have more compels humans to cheat.
Civilization intends to be wild on its fairest terms. But too many people up top are biologically prone to control natural selection. Those hit hardest become the angriest of mobs.
Economics is human, purely biological; a Darwinian struggle to come out on top in a state of unfettered capitalism.
Once the dopamine surge subsides, it triggers the cycle to gamble all over again. In the hunt for feel-good chemicals, we lose all sense of rationality.