Blockchain Economics and Financial Market Innovation

Examines the practical implications of blockchain and crypto currencies for businesses and investments

In Contributions to Economics
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This book discusses various aspects of blockchains in economic systems and investment strategies in crypto markets. It first addresses the topic from a conceptual and theoretical point of view, and then analyzes it from an assessment and investment angle. Further, it examines the opportunities and limitations of the taxation of crypto currency, as well as the political implications, such as regulation of speculation with crypto currencies. The book is intended for academicians and students in the fields of economics and finance. 

Umit Hacioglu is a Professor of Finance at the School of Business, Istanbul Medipol University, Turkey. He holds PhD in Finance and Banking, and corporate finance and strategic management are the main pillars of his interdisciplinary research. He is the executive director of the Journal of Research in Business and Social Science (IJRBS) and chief editor of the International Journal of Finance and Banking Studies (IJFBS). He is a founding member of the “Society for the Study of Business and Finance” (SSBF), Istanbul, Turkey.