Blockchain White Papers Resources Online
A Fistful of Bitcoins (PDF Document)
Characterizing Payments Among Men with No Names - University of San Diego California
Economics of Bitcoin
This paper presents an economic analysis of Bitcoin from a libertarian point of view by Peter Surda.
Bitcoin (PDF Document)
Many large decentralized systems rely on information propagation to ensure their proper function. Microsoft Research.
BlockChain Technology Beyond Bitcoin (PDF Document)
A blockchain is essentially a distributed database of records or public ledger of all transactions or digital events that have been executed and shared among participating parties. University of California, Berkeley.
Bitcoin as Money? (PDF Document)
Stephanie Lo and J. Christina Wang
Bitcoin Primer (PDF Document)
Bitcoin is a digital currency that was created in 2009. As shorthand, it is often referred to as BTC, similar to how we use the abbreviations USD or EUR.Macro Risk Advisors.
Blockchain Securities Transaction (PDF Document)
The Impact and Potential of Blockchain on the Securities Transaction Lifecycle by Michael Mainelli - The Swift Institute.
Consensus (PDF Document)
Immutable agreement for the internet of value by Michael Mainelli - KPMG
Bootstrapping (PDF Document)
Trust in Distributed Systems with Blockchains by Muneeb Ali, Jude Nelson, Ryan Shea and Michael J. Freedman
Blockstack (PDF Document)
A Global Naming and Storage System Secured by Blockchains by Muneeb Ali, Jude Nelson, Ryan Shea and Michael J. Freedman
Extending Existing Blockchains (PDF Document)
Extending Existing Blockchains with Virtualchain by Jude Nelson, Muneeb Ali, Ryan Shea and Michael J. Freedman
Enabling Blockchain (PDF Document)
Enabling Blockchain Innovations with Pegged Sidechains by Adam Back, Matt Corallo, Luke Dashjr, Mark Friedenbach, Gregory Maxwell, Andrew Miller, Andrew Poelstra, Jorge Timón, and Pieter Wuille.
An Architecture for the Internet of Money
Effort has been directed towards architecting a parallel financial system with bitcoin the currency as a base layer by Meher Roy.
World Citizenship by Creating Affordable Private Passport Service Definition and Glossary - MUST be clear to all contributers. LEGAL definitions, as it is officials all your problems will be with and from. Legal and Lawful are not the same by Chris Ellis.
Banking in a world of programmable assets (PDF Document)
A new vision for the entire financial system is taking shape. Welcome to the rapidly evolving world of programmable assets.
Practical implications of a revolutionary technology for financial markets and beyond - DLA Piper.
Financial industry (PDF Document)
A brave new world? What impact will distributed ledger technology have on the financial industry? - The European Central Bank
Distributed Ledger Technology
Beyond block chain A report by the UK Government Chief Scientific Adviser
The solution for transparency in product supply chains. Project Provenance Ltd.