Inflation, Game Theory and Token Value with Eric Waisanen

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This episode of the #citizenweb3 podcast features Eric Waisanen, tokenomics lead at Phi Labs Global, helping to facilitate the economic innovation of Archway - a Cosmos-based L1 designed to incentivize developers.

Archway is an incentivized smart contract platform that rewards developers that build on the network with baked in incentives and rewards. The protocol gives developers the tools to quickly build and launch scalable cross-chain dapps and get rewarded for the value the dapps contribute to the network.

We spoke to Eric about Archway, and:
  • Atom and the search for utility and monetization
  • Atsrovault
  • Counting Cards
  • Economic Innovation vs Ponzi Schemes and the fine line
  • Economic Philosophy
  • Gambling and when does it become investing/Investing and when does it become gambling
  • Game Theory
  • Inflation
  • Liquid staking, the flaws in the current model
  • Optimization of existing economic systems
  • Stablecoins as a competitor to the FED
  • Stablecoins and how collateralized should they be
  • The structure of rewards and why do infrastructure providers get it all
  • Token value as it pertains to liquidity
  • Tokenomics
  • Who will make it in Cosmos
  • Motivation

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