Kevin Werbach is professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. A world-renowned expert on emerging technology, he examines business and policy implications of developments such as broadband, big data, gamification, and blockchain. Werbach served on the Obama administration’s Presidential Transition Team, founded the Supernova Group (a technology conference and consulting firm), helped develop the US approach to internet policy during the Clinton administration, and created one of the most successful massive open online courses, with nearly 500,000 enrollments. His books include For the Win: How Game Thinking Can Revolutionize Your Business and The Blockchain and the New Architecture of Trust.
Kevin Werbach considers the pitfalls and the potential of Bitcoin and blockchain, explored in three recent publications....