Bringing Decentralized Governance to Tech Platforms
An overview of tech platforms and how a lack of social legitimacy can erode growth. Andrew Hall (Stanford Graduate School of Business) addresses how platforms can create governance systems in ways that people believe are fair and legitimate while getting more and better output and content from developers, creators, sellers, and other platform producers. Andy offers a political economy perspective on the governance failures inherent in web2 platform structures, proposes some ideas for how these platforms can use techniques from decentralized governance to address these problems, and provides some perspective from his experience working in social media.
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