Blockchain revolution : how the technology behind bitcoin is changing money, business and the world / by Don Tapscott and Alex Tapscott
By: Tapscott, Don.
Contributor(s): Tapscott, Alex.Publisher: London, U.K. : Portfolio Penguin, 2016Description: xx, 348 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780241237854.Subject(s): Blockchain | Currencies | Information technology | Economics | Finance industryOnline resources: Read our book review
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SAY YOU WANT A REVOLUTION: The trust protocol -- Bootstrapping the future - seven design principles of the blockchain economy. TRANSFORMATIONS: Reinventing financial services -- Re-architecting the firm - the core and the edges -- New business models - making it rain on the blockchain -- The ledger of things - animating the physical world -- Solving the prosperity paradox - economic inclusion and entrepreneurship -- Rebuilding government and democracy -- Freeing culture on the blockchain - music to our ears. PROMISE AND PERIL: Overcoming showstoppers - ten implementation challenges -- Leadership for the next era.
Discusses how blockchain technology could shape the future of the world economy. Explains how it has the potential to revolutionise business and the finance industry and have a significant impact on everything from online voting to insurance claims.