Scholarship

My publications are available at https://ssrn.com/author=1031367.

Deconstructing ‘Decentralization’: Exploring the Core Claim of Crypto Systemsin Crypto Assets: Legal and Monetary Perspectives (forthcoming 2019, Oxford University Press).

Contributor to Michel Rauchs et. all, Distributed Ledger Technology Systems: A Conceptual Framework, Report from the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, August 2018.

In Code(rs) We Trust: Software Developers as Fiduciaries in Public Blockchains in The Blockchain Revolution: Legal and Policy Challenges (eds. Giorgios Dimitropoulos, Stefan Eich, Philipp Hacker, Ioannis Lianos) (forthcoming 2019, Oxford University Press).

The Path of the Blockchain Lexicon (and the Law), 36 Rev. Banking & Fin. L. 713 (2017) (Symposium edition, solicited contribution).

Open Source Operational Risk: Should Public Blockchains Serve as Financial Market Infrastructures? in Handbook of Blockchain, Digital Finance, and Inclusion, Vol. 2 (Elsevier, David Lee Kuo Chuen and Robert Deng, eds., 2017) (solicited contribution).

The Bitcoin Blockchain as Financial Market Infrastructure: A Consideration of Operational Risk, 18 New York University Journal of Legislation & Public Policy 837 (2015).

Communication Problems & Systemic Risk: How Imprecise Language Could Taint System-Wide Decisions on Blockchain Technology (in progress).

  • Winner of Call for Papers by Section on Financial Institutions & Consumer Financial Services for the 2017 Association of American Law Schools Annual Faculty Conference.

Resilient Money? Digital Currency & Operational Risk (in progress).

Systemic Resilience & Chartalist Theories of Money (in progress).