Nudged Citizen

(Continuation of “AAA Citizen”) The Chinese Social Credit system works in ways similar to (and inspired by) customer care programs such as special discounts for super markets client card holders or members of frequent flyer programs. As Netzpolitik.org points out, pilot schemes such as Alibaba’s sesame credit have their western pendants. Facebook, for example, filed a… Continue reading Nudged Citizen

AAA Citizen: The Chinese Social Credit System

There you are, checking your social credit score again. You want to get promoted in your job now and married in autumn, so going AAA is crucial, as employers are sure to require a certificate and parents are taking up the habit too. You used to have to go to the local Social Credit Management… Continue reading AAA Citizen: The Chinese Social Credit System