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"Some Economics of Digital Currency: The Case of Facebook Credits"
Hanna Halaburda with Joshua Gans
We look at recent developments in digital currency, focusing
on platform-sponsored currencies, as Facebook Credits and Amazon Coin. In a
model of platform management, we examine the optimal design of currencies for
platform's objective. We find that most platform find it profitable to limit
functionality of their currencies.
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Harvard Business SchoolSoldiers Field
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