Ethereum's Roadmap Dichotomy: Prioritizing the Protocol vs. the Asset | Roundup

In this week's roundup Mike and Myles dive deep into the dichotomy emerging between Ethereum the protocol and Ethereum the Asset. As Ethereum pushes activity to rollups and prioritizes exporting ETH's value, tough questions arise around stake rates, liquid staking derivatives, and monetary policy. Should Ethereum target a lower stake rate to favor liquid ETH? What are the risks of validator centralization? How should app tokens accrue value in a multi-chain future? Hear all of this and much more!

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(0:00) Introduction

(5:01) Ethereum Protocol vs Asset

(14:01) Eth the Currency

(28:09) Wormhole Ad

(28:44) Ethereum the Protocol Focus

(31:20) Seeking Productive Assets

(38:32) What should Eth Prioritize?

(46:14) What Happens to other Tokens?

(55:51) Time Horizon of Tokens as Equity

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