Cryptoeconomics refers to the combinations of cryptography, computer networks and game theory which provide secured and decentralized systems which use some set of economic incentives to provide for their maintainence.
- Cryptography is used to prove properties established in the past, such as account balances, identities and ownership.
- Digital representations of economic value become possible, accessible to all, assignable, exchangeable and immune to censorship, able to be relied upon in the future.
Desired properties of Bitcoin:
- Introduction to Cryptoeconomics - Vitalik Buterin, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pKqdjaH1dRo