brilliant — a thought on how to link the short term reward with the long term benefit of increased…
Achill Rudolph

Yes. The short term reward is indeed the individualistic gains aspect.

I’ve been playing in my head with the following:

  • mainstream lists are typically of low expert quality
  • experts might find their own shelling points and fork as needed for keeping the quality up. This would lead to a segmented meritocracy
  • if many categories or states exist, there could be curation of the states. This could be done by appending a bonding curve to annotate the quality of a list, category or state. Think TCR with a curation market on top (or below)