Essays about: "Blockchain technology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 142 essays containing the words Blockchain technology.

  1. 1. Replacing Trust: A study of blockchain applicability in maritime logistics

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Niklas Andersson; Johannes Leander; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Maritime; Logistics; Interfirm; Trust; Opportunism; Decentralise;

    Abstract : In situations entailing risk, trusting others can leave you vulnerable to opportunistic behaviour. This holds true in domains where organisations work in alliances and there is a need for interfirm trust. Blockchain technology aims to solve trust challenges by enabling transactional data sharing and decentralisation. READ MORE

  2. 2. What role will blockchain play within the maritime shipping industry in five years? - A study using scenario planning to identify indicators of future industry transformation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jenny Ytterström; Lisa Lenberg; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : Maritime shipping; Blockchain; Scenario planning; Blockchain in maritime shipping; Scenario planning analysis; Scenario building;

    Abstract : The strong majority of the total carriage within global trade today is seaborne. Huge amounts of goods are handled and transported with maritime shipping everyday, making the industry one of the more prominent in terms of affecting the global economy. READ MORE

  3. 3. FruitChain Revolution? - Trustworthiness of information along the physical fruit supply chain for Swedish actors importing fresh fruit from outside Europe and how Blockchain provides potential solutions

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Christian Bremer; Carl-Philip Lindqvist; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Blockchain technology; Trust; Fruit Supply Chain Management; Fruit Import;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Blockchain Smart Contracts, the new rebar in the construction industry?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Viktor Björklund; Tim Vincze; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Smart contracts; Construction industry; Concrete industry; Supply chain management; Supply chain financing;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  5. 5. BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY: A TRUST OR CONTROL MACHINE? Theory and Experimental Evidence

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Đorđe Milosav; [2019-06-25]
    Keywords : Blockchain technology; Trust; Reciprocity; Control; Experiments;

    Abstract : After the introduction of Bitcoin in 2008, there has been a proliferation of interest in digital technology called Blockchain. It has been argued that Blockchain can sustain any transaction of value, be it monetary or information, in a manner that is secure and completely independent of interpersonal trust. READ MORE