Blockchains Unchained

Blockchains Unchained

OECD Working Papers on Public Governance

Blockchain Technology and its Use in the Public Sector

Blockchain technology has evolved from a niche subject to the hottest tech disruption buzzword, but there is still a lot of confusion about the subject. Without a clear understanding about what Blockchains are, their potential public sector potential impact is sometimes misunderstood or, more often, ignored. Questions related to their technical complexity, risk, security, and appropriateness often serve as obstacles to government officials’ ability to truly engage with this emerging technology. 

Source: Jamie Berryhill, Théo Bourgery and Angela Hanson, OECD Working Papers on Public Governance. Read more here.