Lane Rettig on The Failure of Ethereum Governance
In this interview, Peter McCormack talks with Ethereum Core Developer Lane Rettig. They discuss the Ethereum foundation, why Lane quit, ethics, hypocrisy, decentralisation vs scalability, and building better institutions.
00:06:16 Different approaches
00:17:31 Code is law?
00:29:20 Ethereum Foundation
00:39:56 Irreperably broken?
00:52:34 Failed governance
01:04:16 Why did it fail?
01:16:47 Incentives & influence
01:29:22 Disband the foundation?
01:41:05 Naivete & moving targets
01:51:42 Sacrificing decentralization
The episode premiered on October 1, 2021.