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In an Anarcho-capitalist society, where there is no government, wouldn't warlords of competing factions take over?

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    Yes, obviously. – o0'. Mar 9 '14 at 21:30
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    Warlords are a type of government. If I can include types of government, I say global imperial domination – Razie Mah Mar 10 '14 at 4:24
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    Robert Murphy has a great write-up on why the answer is "not necessarily" here: mises.org/daily/1855 – Jack Stouffer Mar 10 '14 at 6:16
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    This is the result that is almost always predicted in Post-Apocolyptic SciFi. Though I am not certian what the point of this question is. I think the question needs to be refined to work well on SE. – SoylentGray Mar 10 '14 at 16:21
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    They must compete on free market, according to NAP. Otherwise they will be expelled from an-cap society. – doc Feb 22 '15 at 21:39