You've been logged out of GDC Vault since the maximum users allowed for this account has been reached. To access Members Only content on GDC Vault, please log out of GDC Vault from the computer which last accessed this account.

Click here to find out about GDC Vault Membership options for more users.


The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name:

Macroeconomics of a Game Economy


This session explains how to use knowledge of macroeconomics in game design to facilitate the creation of a balanced game economy system. While game designers are trying to create a new system of the game economy or deal with problems like inflation, macroeconomics and the history of economic thought already have many answers, working models, and existing solutions. This speech will help you understand the similarity of real and game economy processes.

Did you know free users get access to 30% of content from the last 2 years?

Get your team full access to the most up to date GDC content

  • GDC 2019
  • Daryna Yemeliantseva
  • Room 8 Studio
  • free content
  • Design
  • Design