If you visit The Intelligent Community Initiative Website, you will be impressed by the business/community model as an approach that leads to non-coercive cooperation stimulated by reward and linked through a communications hub.
An Intelligent Community, an answer to prisoners' dilemma in game theory(1), would consist of
- The School For The Intelligent Community;
- The Intelligent Community web site; and,
- The Business Incubation and Facilitation Division managed by Intelligent Communities, Inc.
1. The prisoners' dilemma illustrates a conflict between individual and group rationality. A group whose members pursue rational self-interest may all end up worse off than a group whose members act contrary to rational self-interest.