I give an essay summary and analysis of Chaos Theory by Robert P. Murphy.
In short, a stateless society would not be perfect, but all imperfections of the market apply ten fold to the state. Voluntary funded competition provides better quality and lower prices than coercively funded monopoly. What makes the state unique is that it claims the monopoly right to initiate violence against peaceful people. The ultimate check and balance is the ability to stop funding/participating with an organization.