by Nate

China is planning on rolling out a nationwide network where all their citizens are graded on a variety of metrics and given a “social credit score.” In this Bloomberg QuickTake video, they explain how it works, what it is, and the battle China is facing domestically with its own population.

For those that have low social credit scores, the video explains, “you could be denied basic services or stopped from borrowing money or it could end up restricting your employment opportunities.”