Research

Bitcoin exists. Now what?

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"Economics of Bitcoin: is Bitcoin an alternative to fiat currencies and gold?" PDF
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Peter Ĺ urda November 19, 2012
"On the Origins of Bitcoin" HTML
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Konrad S. Graf October 23, 2013
"GPG Contracts" HTML
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Mircea Popescu October 24, 2012
"Reciprocal Altruism in the Theory of Money" HTML
Daniel Krawisz December 8, 2014
"Anonymous Byzantine Consensus from Moderately-Hard Puzzles: A Model for Bitcoin" PDF
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Andrew Miller and Joseph J. LaViola, Jr. April 24, 2014
"Revisiting Conceptions of Commodity and Scarcity in Light of Bitcoin" PDF
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Konrad S. Graf March 17, 2014
"On Stake and Consensus" PDF
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Andrew Poelstra March 22, 2015
"The Bitcoin Lightning Network: Scalable Off-Chain Instant Payments (DRAFT Version 0.5.9.2)" PDF
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Joseph Poon and Thaddeus Dryja January 14, 2016
"Scalable Funding of Bitcoin Micropayment Channel Networks" PDF
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Roger Wattenhofer, Conrad Burchert, and Christian Decker November 2017