Certified Token Economist

Sunday 25th September 2022

The Token Economics Certification proves your expertise in the economics of the Blockchain World (Crypto Assets, DAOs, DeFi, Metaverse, Tokenization & Web3).

Token Economics is the umbrella term for the economic models & token distribution methods in the Blockchain World (Crypto Assets, DAOs, DeFi, Metaverse, Tokenization & Web3).

A project's Token Economics is the most crucial factor in its success or failure.

The Token Economics Certification proves your expertise in the economics of the Blockchain World (Crypto Assets, DAOs, DeFi, Metaverse, Tokenization & Web3).

Syllabus

1. Token Ecosystem

  • Blockchains, Wallets & Exchanges
  • Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAO)
  • Decentralized Finance (DeFi)
  • Metaverse
  • Tokenization
  • Web3
  • ERC-20, ERC-721, ERC-1155 Tokens

2. Types of Crypto Assets

  • Cryptocurrencies
  • Governance tokens
  • Non-Fungible Tokens (NFT)
  • Privacy coins
  • Security tokens
  • Utility tokens
  • Wrapped Assets & Stablecoins

3. Token Economic Models

  • Deflationary Model
  • Inflationary Model
  • Dual-Token Model
  • Asset-backed Model

4. Issues that impact economic models

  • Mining
  • Staking
  • Yields
  • Pre-mining
  • Token burns
  • Token allocations
  • Vesting periods

5. Token Distribution Methods

  • Airdrops
  • Initial Coin Offering (ICO)
  • Reverse ICO
  • Initial DEX Offering (IDO)
  • Initial Exchange Offering (IEO)
  • DAICO
  • Equity Token Offerings (ETOs) & Security Token Offerings (STOs)
  • Simple Agreement for Future Tokens (SAFT)

6. Strategic documents

  • Whitepaper
  • Lightpaper
  • Yellowpaper
  • Beigepaper

7. Valuation Models

  • Crypto Metrics
  • Crypto Metrics
  • Subjective, Mathematical & Hybrid Valuation Models

8. Case studies

  • Bitcoin
  • Ethereum
  • Binance
  • Cardano
  • Solana
  • MakerDAO (MKR)
  • Uniswap (UNI)