In this report publishes by O’Reilly Media, Shermin Voshmgir, director of the Research Institute for Crypto Economics at the Vienna University of Economics, walks you through the different types of tokens, along with their properties and both operational and conceptual use cases. You’ll get a concise overview of the current state of tokenization in our economy and explore the potential effects and dynamics of a future “token economy.”

You’ll learn:

  • What a token is
  • A framework for determining the properties of a token
  • Common use cases for different token types
  • The relationship between tokens and money (including the functions of money that most current tokens don’t fulfill)
  • Where the token economy is headed

Read the report here

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