An overview of anti-rival tokens in ATARCA

30 September 2022
An overview of anti-rival tokens in ATARCA The three ATARCA use cases implement new forms of NFTs to capture the anti-rival value of each case. This post briefly describes the tokens used in each case. A more thorough explanation of the tokens can be found in Project Deliverable 2.1 – Report on Crypto-economic mechanisms for […]

Reflections on ATARCA Meet Up – June 2022

1 September 2022
After over a year working together, we had our first in-person consortium meeting of ATARCA! On June 8 2022, 19 members from all the organizations participating in the project got together in Barcelona for three days where we were able to have very productive meetings about different aspects of the project. For many, thsi was […]

Commons, anti-rivalry, and a sustainable economy – learnings from ATARCA’s 2nd Policy Observatory

29 June 2022
STARTING POINTS Web3, blockchain and decentralised technologies are moving forward at extraordinary speeds. These technologies create avenues for positive changes in our economies, and can be used to challenge existing extractive economic structures. Let’s begin from our end-goal: what is the economy we strive to build? What does it look like and how does it […]

RELEASE: Report on Crypto-economic Mechanisms for Anti-rival Goods

28 June 2022
In June, we released our report on the crypto-economic mechanisms for anti-rival goods, one of the public facing deliverables of our project. In this report, we outline the logic behind the tokens we employ in each of our three use cases. “Thus, the purpose of this document is to report our current and evolving understanding […]

ATARCA Newsletter 4/2022: Special Edition! Introducing Food Futures

30 April 2022
The Food Futures use case is one of our three pilot experiments, testing the impact of anti-rival mechanisms on behavior. This case aims to encourage sustainable choices around the food we consume. This special edition of the ATARCA newsletter was prepared by the students working behind the scenes of the Food Futures case. Read the […]

ATARCA Newsletter 3/2022: Celebrating one year of building anti-rival understandings

31 March 2022
ATARCA has officially reached the halfway point of our project, celebrating one year since we began on April 1, 2021! In that time, we have defined three anti-rival use cases in three contexts, outlined relevant EU policy, and brainstormed wider societial implications. One of our biggest breakthroughs of the last year is identifying the role […]

About anti-rival goods and incentives (External blog by Jarno Marttila)

14 February 2022
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