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Blockchain for Good?

Kewell, Elizabeth, Adams, Richard and Parry, G (2017) Blockchain for Good? Strategic Change, 26 (5). pp. 429-437.

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The blockchain innovation appears to represent viable catalysts for achieving global sustainable development targets. Projects and initiatives seeking to extend the reach of distributed ledger technologies (DLTs) seem mostly intended for the benefit of for-profit businesses, governments, and consumers. DLT projects devised for the public good could aim, in theory, to fulfill the United Nation’s current sustainable development goals. Blockchain technology is being applied in ways that could transform this ambition for good into a practical reality.

Item Type: Article
Subjects : Economics
Divisions : Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences > Surrey Business School
Authors :
Parry, G
Date : 21 September 2017
DOI : 10.1002/jsc.2143
Copyright Disclaimer : © 2017 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Additional Information : Special Issue: The Future of Money and Further Applications of the Blockchain
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 12 May 2017 08:27
Last Modified : 05 Feb 2020 05:05

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