Blockchain ethics

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Kim, T. W., & Zetlin-Jones, A. (2019). The Ethics of Contentious Hard Forks in Blockchain Networks With Fixed Features. Frontiers in Blockchain, 2.
Hytha, D. A. (2019). Technology Innovation and the Rebirth of Self-Regulation: How the Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, Blockchain, and Artificial Intelligence Solve Big Problems Managing Environmental Regulation and Resources.
Tang, Y., Xiong, J., Becerril-Arreola, R., & Iyer, L. (2019). Ethics of blockchain. Information Technology & People.
Tang, Y., Xiong, J., Becerril-Arreola, R., & Iyer, L. (2019). Blockchain Ethics Research: A Conceptual Model. In Proceedings of the 2019 on Computers and People Research Conference (pp. 43–49). New York, NY, USA: ACM.
Lapointe, C., & Fishbane, L. (2018). The Blockchain Ethical Design Framework. Innovations: Technology, Governance, Globalization, 12(3–4), 50–71.
Scharding, T. (forthcoming). National Currency, World Currency, Cryptocurrency: A Fichtean Approach to the Ethics of Bitcoin. Business and Society Review, 0(0).
Dierksmeier, C. (2018). Just HODL? On the Moral Claims of Bitcoin and Ripple Users. Humanistic Management Journal, 3(1), 1–5.
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Coeckelbergh, M., DuPont, Q., & Reijers, W. (2017). Towards a Philosophy of Financial Technologies. Philosophy & Technology, 30(3), 1–6.
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Reijers, W., O’Brolcháin, F., & Haynes, P. (2016). Governance in Blockchain Technologies & Social Contract Theories. Ledger, 1(0), 134–151.
Reijers, W., & Coeckelbergh, M. (2016). The Blockchain as a Narrative Technology: Investigating the Social Ontology and Normative Configurations of Cryptocurrencies. Philosophy & Technology, 1–28.
Coeckelbergh, M., & Reijers, W. (2016). Cryptocurrencies as Narrative Technologies. ACM SIGCAS Computers and Society, 45(3), 172–178.
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Dierksmeier, C., & Seele, P. (2016). Cryptocurrencies and Business Ethics. Journal of Business Ethics.
Angel, J. J., & McCabe, D. (2015). The Ethics of Payments: Paper, Plastic, or Bitcoin? Journal of Business Ethics, 132(3), 603–611. Retrieved from