Our co-founder Fred Steinmetz gave a lecture on „Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) – The future of the Euro“ on the occasion of the FinTech Week 2021 at the Blockchain Monday of the Hanseatic Blockchain Institute.
At this year's 3rd Crypto Asset Lab Conference of the Crypto Asset Lab of Università Milano-Bicocca and the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC), our co-founder Dr. Lennart Ante will present his working paper titled „Non-fungible token (NFT) markets on the Ethereum blockchain: Temporal development, cointegration and interrelations”
Presentation at the 25th FMM Conference: Macroeconomics of Socio-Ecological Transition of Hans-Böckler-Stiftung
At this year's 25th FMM Conference: Macroeconomics of Socio-Ecological Transition of the Hans-Böckler-Stiftung, our co-founder Dr. Lennart Ante will present the working paper titled „The scope of green finance research: Research streams, influential works, intellectual exchange and future research paths”.
Workshop: Digitization in payment transactions at Hamburg Economic Forum for young professionals and students
We are very pleased to be able to give a workshop on the 8th of November 2021 on the topic of „Decentralized Finance (DeFi): An open financial system on the blockchain“ at the Hamburg Economic Forum. The event is organized by Handelskammer Hamburg with Deutsche Bundesbank and HAW Hamburg and is aimed at young professionals and students.
On the 17th of November 2021 our co-founder Dr. Lennart Ante will be giving a presentation on our paper “Non-fungible token (NFT) markets on the Ethereum blockchain: Temporal development, cointegration and interrelations” at the IFZ FinTech Colloquium 2021 of the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts.
We are very pleased to participate again this year with a presentation on Bitcoin's energy consumption at the upcoming Blockchance Europe 2021. Blockchance is Germany´s leading blockchain conference and will be held in Hamburg from December 2 to 4, 2021.
On 17th September, our co-founder Lennart Ante presented a poster at the Blockchain Autumn School (BAS2021) on the working paper "Bitcoin's energy consumption and social costs in relation to its capacity as a settlement layer".
This second post of the series on cryptocurrency adoption looks at correlations between variables on (1) knowledge about cryptocurrency and blockchain technology, (2) current and former cryptocurrency ownership and (3) estimations of trustworthiness towards cryptocurrency.
First part of our blog series on cryptocurrency adoption, highlighting different aspects of prevalence, use and perceptions. The analyses are based on a survey of a representative (in regards to gender and age) sample of 3,684 German citizens, sourced between February and March 2019.
Franco-German Summer School for young researchers of Public Finances | Université de Lorraine / IRENEE
Our co-founder Fred Steinmetz presented at the event, highlighting the relevance of blockchain technology for addressing current and future issues in public finance. The presentation comprised topics such as central bank digital currency, Facebook-initiated digital currency Diem as well as artificial intelligence’s implications for public finance.