Introducing VALVEconomics – my new blog with research notes on digital economies

AND NOW FOR SOMETHING DIFFERENT…Some of you may have read that I recently accepted the position of Economist-In-Residence at Valve Software; the Seattle-based company that makes multiple-player video games. How on earth did this decision come about? And how is it related to my work on the Euro Crisis and Game Theory? Click here for the answer. Is there something we can learn about economies from digital communities of video gamers? Click here to read my first analytical piece that sheds light on this question. More generally, you may follow my weekly posts in a special blog which I call VALVEconomics