Subject: The Gnu Economy
From: Tom Lord <>
Date: Thu, 30 May 2002 00:03:42 -0700 (PDT)

The Internet enables some fairly exotic, acrobatic, new transaction
mechanisms (e.g. complex, contractess multi-payments; trade in virtual

Do these new transaction tools enable any new and interesting
business models, especially models for Free Software and Free 
Digital Content enterprises?

I think they do: