decentralisation

DeFi and the Future of Finance

DeFi and the Future of Finance (by Campbell R. Harvey, Ashwin Ramachandran, Joey Santoro)   This is an excerpt from…

On-Demand Fast Trading on Decentralized Exchanges

On-Demand Fast Trading on Decentralized Exchanges (by Michael Brolley and Marius Zoican)   This paper examines the computing power required…

Bank of Canada: Bitcoin Ownership and Use between 2016 and 2021

Private Digital Cryptoassets as Investment? Bitcoin Ownership and Use in Canada, 2016 -2021 This staff working paper by Daniela Balutel, Walter…

Bitcoin Policy Institute: Implications of development and adoption of Bitcoin for United States consumers, investors, and businesses

Bitcoin Policy Institute: Response to US Treasury Department on Ensuring Responsible Development of Digital Assets What are the implications of…

Ethereum Whitepaper

Ethereum Whitepaper   Vitalik Buterin’s 2014 draft of the Ethereum whitepaper. Partial abstract: “Initially postulated by Vitalik Buterin, together with…

Digital Assets: Consultation Paper (England and Wales)

Digital Assets: Consultation Paper (England and Wales) (from the Law Commission, England and Wales)   The Law Commission has published…

Industry Emergence between Technology and Zeitgeist: The Case of Blockchain and Crypto

Industry Emergence between Technology and Zeitgeist: The Case of Blockchain and Crypto by Andranik Tumasjan   This article forms a…

Bitcoin and the Energy Transition

Bitcoin and the Energy Transition by Margot Paez and Troy Cross   The Bitcoin Policy Institute has submitted this research…

Financial Stability in Focus: Cryptoassets and decentralised finance

Financial Stability in Focus: Cryptoassets and decentralised finance – assessment from the Bank of England   The Bank of England’s…