This episode is sponsored by Brave.

On “Carpe Consensus,” hosts Danny Nelson and Cam Thompson sit down for a live, in-person conversation on the breaking stories of Consensus 2023.

  • [3:30] Inside the Desk: Cam rehashes metaverse daily active user metrics, Danny checks out the Republic of Palau’s Consensus booth and its ‘digital residency’ program.
  • [8:33] Cam’s Corner: Matt Stephenson, head of cryptoeconomics at Pantera Capital, describes how behavioral economics and game theory can help describe trends of the crypto economy.
  • [24:05] Stay tuned for a special surprise during this impromptu segment.

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“Carpe Consensus” is executive produced by Jared Schwartz and produced and edited by Eleanor Pahl.