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“Money Design in Global Perspective” -Institute of Global Law & Policy – Research Conference – Harvard Law School – June 1-2, 2015

Below is my discussion paper for the Research Conference on Money Design in Global Perspective, held as part of the Institute of Global Law & Policy Conference at Harvard Law School in June 2015. (This response paper is not footnoted, but I am happy to provide sources for anyone interested.) How do you define “money,” … Continue reading “Money Design in Global Perspective” -Institute of Global Law & Policy – Research Conference – Harvard Law School – June 1-2, 2015

New Project: COMMUNICATION PROBLEMS AND SYSTEMIC RISK: HOW IMPRECISE LANGUAGE COULD TAINT SYSTEM-WIDE DECISIONS ON BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY

I'm working on a new paper, and welcome input on ideas, technical stuff, research directions, flaws, etc. Here is the current abstract: Communication Problems and Systemic Risk:  How Imprecise Language Could Taint System-Wide Decisions on Blockchain Technology Language choices shape our risk assessments and decisions, as we saw with the role mortgage-backed securities played in the … Continue reading New Project: COMMUNICATION PROBLEMS AND SYSTEMIC RISK: HOW IMPRECISE LANGUAGE COULD TAINT SYSTEM-WIDE DECISIONS ON BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY