Essays about: "Smart contracts"

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  1. 1. Real Estate Transactions using Blockchain Technology

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Moa Hermansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Blockchain; smart contracts; decentralization; blockkedja; smarta kontrakt;

    Abstract : Banking is considered only one of many industries that could benefit from using blockchain technology. A promising area in blockchain technology is so-called smart contracts, which is automated, decentralized and programmable contract solutions. Smart contracts can control the transfer of currencies or assets between parties under given conditions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Smart Contracts, Insurtechs and the Future of Insurance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : John Scherrer; Abtin Salahshor; [2020]
    Keywords : Smart contracts; Blockchain; Insurance; Insurtech; Diffusion theory; Adoption barriers; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The insurance industry is notoriously conservative and has seen comparably few technological improvements in the last fifty years. A wave of new technology- driven insurance firms, or insurtechs, is changing that. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. The taxonomy of Crowdfunding - An actualized overview of the development of internet crowdfunding models

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Teknik och samhälle

    Author : Fredrik Tillberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Crowdfunding; crowdfunding platform; campaign owner; crowdfunder; crowdfunding model; taxonomy; donation-based; reward-based; equity-based; lending-based; royalty-based; hybrid model; subscription-based; bounty-based; blockchain technology; smart contracts; dApps; Initial coin offering; ICO;

    Abstract : Crowdfunding challenges century long boundaries between the public, the industry and innovation. In that respect the phenomenon holds the potential to decentralize and democratize the way ventures are financed and realized. READ MORE

  5. 5. Blockchain v. Personal Data — A Rising Conflict Between Technology and the Law?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Erik Källman; [2019]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Legal Tech; Legal Informatics; IT; IT law; EU; EU Law; Smart Contracts; Hash; Hash Functions; GDPR; General Data Protection Regulation; Personal Data; Right to Erasure; Right to be Forgotten; Art 17; Article 17; Storage Limitation Principle; Blockchain and the GDPR; Blockkedja; Blockkedjor; Dataskyddsförordningen; rättsinformatik; IT-rätt; personuppgift; rätten att bli glömd; rätten att bli raderad; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the blockchain technology from a General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) point of view. The focus area is the protection of personal data in blockchains. Blockchain can be summarized as a shared, decentralized ledger where data can only be added, not removed. READ MORE