Developments in Token-Economies and Decentralized Applications

A comprehensive analysis of token definitions, their main uses and developments of decentralized applications and the token-economy, in an evolutionary path that exceeds paradigm 3.0, crosses that of Industry 4.0, to arrive at a scheme for Company 5.0. These summarize the contents of the article that, starting from the examination of a term, the token, very often confused in its meanings, wants to offer the reader a vision of the scenario, supported by an analysis of the fundamental principles.Tokenization Offering a universally valid definition of a token is a daunting and, in all likelihood, worthless undertaking. Before we even engage in a taxonomic exercise, it is perhaps useful to ask what is the main reason why what, not always consciously, we call, tokens and wh...