Economics and Governance

aelf’s economics and governance play an important role in enhancing collaboration between the ecosystem and core business processes. The value of aelf’s ecosystem will be increased through the participation of people from a wide array of industries. aelf will adopt allocation rules specifically aimed to provide economic incentives for all participants and contributors, promoting sustainable development of the aelf ecosystem.
Economics and Governance White Paper
Node and User Incentive Model
Types & Percentage of the Dividend Pool
Roles of the aelf Ecosystem
  • Production Nodes
    Any node can be elected as a production node. The production nodes produce blocks in accordance with the consensus protocol, in exchange for the corresponding rewards.
  • Candidate Nodes
    Those who are not elected as production nodes become candidate nodes. These nodes can participate in block verification, ensuring there is no foul play in node election.
  • Developers
    Developers are individuals or organizations who develop DApp(s) on aelf. They are the users of onchain resources and drive the continuous growth of the aelf ecosystem.
  • Users (Tokenholders)
    Investors are any users who hold assets on the aelf platform. They play an important role in discovering and circulating the value of applications on the aelf blockchain.
Blockchain Resource Allocation Model
Blockchain Resource Allocation Model
The Resource Token payment model adopts a pay-as-you-go approach. It collects transaction fees from developers by analyzing how resources are used during transaction execution.