Social Status

Applied to Why Are Women Hot? by Jacob Falkovich at 2mo
Applied to Expected (Social) Value by algrthms at 6mo
Applied to Everyone is an Imposter by Tharin at 7mo
Applied to Disarming status by sano at 7mo
Applied to Gossip by Yoav Ravid at 2y

Social Status is an abstraction to model how people relate to each other, how social hierarchies are formed, and how people facilitate trade in the absence of financial accounting (as well as a variety of other stuff). I mean, everyone knows what status is, but here is where we break that down into it'sits components and really try to understand what's happening on a mechanistic level.

Applied to Notes on Dignity by David Gross at 2y