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Cryptoeconomics

Links to the best articles, videos and podcasts about Cryptoeconomics.

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Crowds, Power and Bitcoin

"Bitcoin is a crowd. Crowds can be understood."

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Digital Asset Lending via Decentralized Lending Protocols Q2 2019

"An overview of lending activity on decentralized finance (DeFi) protocols Compound, Dharma, dYdX, and MakerDAO"

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The Nature of Cryptocurrency Markets

"An analysis of three trend-based strategies"

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Generation Z Still Not Interested in Cryptocurrencies Despite Impressive Growth

"A recent survey conducted by Business Insider finds very little support for cryptocurrencies as a whole by Generation Z-ers. This is a significant cause for concern as Generation Z currently has a buying power of nearly $44 billion — a number that is growing every year."

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Reverse Convertibles—Complex Investment Vehicles

"Although often described as debt instruments, they are far more complex than a traditional bond and involve elements of options trading. Reverse convertibles expose investors not only to risks traditionally associated with bonds and other fixed income products—such as the risk of issuer default and inflation risk—but also to the additional risks of the unrelated assets, which are often stocks."

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Risk-adjusted token bonding curves

"We need additional crypto-economic mechanisms for building more sustainable financing applications, such as tokenised impact bonds, that can dynamically adapt to changing risks over time within complex systems. Let’s begin this experimentation with a risk-adjusted token bonding curve pricing oracle."

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Why Do We Need Transaction Data?

"In this article, you’ll find a technical explanation of transaction input data, including what it is and how it works."

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How Are Different Countries Approaching the Challenge of Regulating Cryptocurrencies?

"It’s been 10 years since cryptocurrency and its underlying blockchain technology appeared on the scene, but regulators around the world are still grappling with how to treat them. Over time, blockchain has become just as valuable as the currency it represents. This has proved challenging for governments aiming to protect their populations from the risks of these technologies without restricting the innovations that they offer."

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The Full Circle Hypothesis

"One thing more difficult than critical analysis is predicting the future. But here’s one possible scenario. While blockchain networks will continue to reinvent organizations that administer information and facilitate transactions connected to that information, on a societal level, the end result will look disturbingly familiar. I call this the full circle hypothesis."

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Digital Asset Custody — Primer and Landscape

"This document provides a short introduction on how custodianship within digital crypto assets is unique, and give a landscape of the existing participants in the market."

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3 Rules for Token Distribution & Economics

"This post is about learning from the history of tokens and how we can get the distribution and the economics and the governance right from the start."

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Solving Identity for the New Decentralized Economy

"Identity has to be solved before millions of people can come in droves and benefit from this open network."

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Digital Asset Custody — Primer and Landscape

"This document provides a short introduction on how custodianship within digital crypto assets is unique, and give a landscape of the existing participants in the market."

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REVISITING MARKETEFFICIENCY: THE STOCKMARKET AS A COMPLEXADAPTIVE SYSTEM

"The crux of the debate boils downto whether we should consider investors to berational, well informed, and homogeneous—thebackbone of standard capital markets theory—orpotentially irrational, operating with incompleteinformation, and relying on varying decision rules."

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MetaMask Metrics: a first look

"MetaMask attracts users from all over the blockchain space — developers, token traders, first-time dapp users who don’t even know what Ethereum is, and everything in between."

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2019 Crypto Hedge Fund Report

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Remittance Market— Primer and Landscape

"Remittance is the capital flow between individuals in two different countries, typically by foreign workers to individuals in their home country. According to the World Bank, the total remittance market is comprised of $550B in total flows, 80% of which are within emerging economies."

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Economic and Non-Economic Trading In Bitcoin:Exploring the Real Spot Market For The World’s FirstDigital Commodity

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