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.
Centralized vs Decentralized — The Internet of the Past, Present and Future
Ryan Shea

This ‘incentivising right behaviour’ is exactly how I’ve proposed we solve all of the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Great article, Ryan!