Essays about: "blockchain technology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 158 essays containing the words blockchain technology.

  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. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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