Tokens, meanwhile, enable incentives across national and company lines like we’ve never seen before. As long as they’re decentralized and widely distributed, they allow us to create private economies around open platforms. They allow many different individuals and corporations to work together towards a common cause.
But that’s not to be callous to the displacement that is going to happen. There are 3.5m truck drivers in the United States. It is the most common job for males in this country. Truck drivers and cab drivers are the most obviously displaced, but the effects will be far-reaching.