Darcy Allen, Chris Berg, Sinclair Davidson, Trent MacDonald and Jason Potts are from the RMIT Blockchain Innovation Hub, the world’s first social science research centre into the economics, politics, sociology, and law of blockchain technology.

Blockchains are institutional technologies made of rules (e.g. consensus mechanisms, issuance schedules). Different rule combinations…

By Darcy Allen

The blockchain world is currently obsessed with defi. In the past few months, billions in digital value have been staked, swapped and farmed in radical experiments using liquidity pools, automatic market makers and decentralised exchanges.

Who else is excited about the future of the financial system? (Flickr Creative Commons | Zeyus Media)

Defi is easily belittled as a collection of scam-riddled projects powered by…

By the team at the RMIT Blockchain Innovation Hub

The financial sector exists solely to smooth economic activity and trade. It is the network of organisations, markets, rules, and services that move capital around the global economy so it can be deployed to the most profitable use.

It has evolved…

Cryptoeconomics

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