Any healthy social elite requires regular renewal .. That is one of the function of this group, for a small number to join the ranks of capitalists while most do not, but sympathise with capital, are used to having to make resource trade offs, etc.
So it's perfectly possible for that group to be well qualified quantitative underdogs and overcompensated.
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