backlinks in wikis or digital gardens are just an abstract extension of the accounting concept of double-entry bookkeeping.

Open Questions

Given the value that double-entry has created in the economic space since its wide adoption in the modern era, I wonder what additional value backlinks might create for the world?


Is there a similar credit-debit definition we might give in the backlink space?


What additional value can we gain by abstracting and extending this concept about information into the economics space based on this kernel?



Random thoughts about economics while cleaning out my garage on 2020-02-16


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February 16, 2021