Workshop on Distributed Ledger and Economics

July 9 - 10, 2021

All times in Eastern Time (GMT -4)

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Friday, July 09

9:30 - 10:25

Keynote, Christian Catalini  (MIT)
From cryptocurrencies, stablecoins and Diem to CBDCs

10:30 - 11:10

Andreas Veneris  (University of Toronto)
Central Bank Digital Loonie: Canadian Cash for a New Global Economy

11:15 - 11:55

Linda Schilling  (École Polytechnique CREST)
Central Bank Digital Currency: When Price and Bank Stability Collide

12:00 - 13:30

Break

13:30 - 14:10

Darrell Duffie  (Stanford University)
Global Implications of China's Central Bank Digital Currency

14:15 - 14:55

Andrea Civelli  (University of Arkansas)
Practical Considerations When Issuing Central Bank Digital Currencies

15:00 - 15:40

Silvio Micali  (MIT)
Pure proof of stake: a key to decentralization

 

Saturday, July 10

09:30 - 10:10

Xiaotie Deng  (Peking University)
Provable Reputation-based Mechanism Design for Permissioned Blockchains

10:15 - 10:55

Georgios Piliouras  (Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD))
Dynamical Analysis of the EIP-1559 Ethereum Fee Market

11:00 - 11:40

Glen Weyl  (Microsoft)
Social Technology for a Political Economy of Increasing Returns

11:45 - 13:30

Break

13:30 - 14:10

Jing Chen  (Stony Brook University)
Maximal Information Propagation via Lotteries

14:15 - 14:55

Ravi Jagadeesan  (Stanford University)
Markets for Crypto Tokens, and Security under Proof of Stake

15:00 - 15:40

Vassilis Zikas  (Purdue University)
CryptoGT: Cryptography and Game Theory for the Analysis of Blockchains

 

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