Companies, economists, scientists and digital start-up nerds, even whole societies can learn from misfits. Camel milk producers in the US, pirates in Africa, hackers in Europe and former gang organizers show us how to adapt, survive, innovate. This is what Alexa Clay, a rising star in the digital culture scene, claims in her book „The Misfit Economy“, co-written with Kyra Maya Phillips, published by Simon & Schuster. Christian Schwägerl has spoken with Alexa about her provocative approach. €0,50 via PayPal.