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Business Transformation through Blockchain

Volume I

Editors: Treiblmaier, Horst, Beck, Roman (Eds.)

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  • Marks the first definitive collection on the business implications of Blockchain​Details the foundations of Blockchain, from economic networks to cyber-physical systems
  • Offers perspectives of different industries in discussions of blockchain and finance, such as the payment industry and insurance
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This edited collection offers a number of contributions from leading scholars investigating Blockchain and its implications for business. Focusing on the transformation of the overall value chain, the sections cover the foundations of Blockchain, its drivers and barriers, business modelling and a range of examples from industry. Using a number of theoretical and methodological approaches, this innovative publication aims to further the cause of this ground-breaking technology and its use within information technology, supply chain and wider business management research.

About the authors

Horst Treiblmaier is Professor and Head of the Department of International Management at MODUL University Vienna, Austria. Previously, he was a Visiting Professor at Purdue University, UCLA and UBC. His work has appeared in journals such as Information Systems Journal, Structural Equation Modeling, Journal of Business Economics, Information & Management, Communications of the AIS, Journal of Electronic Commerce ResearchSchmalenbach Business Review and DATABASE for Advances in Information Systems. He serves as an AE at AIS Transactions on Human-Computer Interaction. His research interests include Blockchain, gamification, Physical Internet, e-commerce and methodological issues in social science research.

Roman Beck is Professor of IT Management and Leadership at the IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark. His research spans the area of Information Systems, focusing on Services Science, IT Leadership and e-finance, including business processes, innovative information and communication systems. He has published in international journals such as MIS Quarterly, Journal of Information Technology and Electronic Markets, and contributed to a number of international conferences in the area of Information Systems. 

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)
  • Blockchain Economic Networks: Economic Network Theory—Systemic Risk and Blockchain Technology

    Swan, Melanie

    Pages 3-45

  • Blockchain Adoption: Technological, Organisational and Environmental Considerations

    Clohessy, Trevor (et al.)

    Pages 47-76

  • Blockchain-Based Decentralized Business Models in the Sharing Economy: A Technology Adoption Perspective

    Tumasjan, Andranik (et al.)

    Pages 77-120

  • Blockchain as a Platform

    Glaser, Florian (et al.)

    Pages 121-143

  • Blockchain Technology: The Autonomy and Self-Organisation of Cyber-Physical Systems

    van Lier, Ben

    Pages 145-167

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eBook £87.50
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-98911-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover £109.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-98910-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Business Transformation through Blockchain
Book Subtitle
Volume I
Editors
  • Horst Treiblmaier
  • Roman Beck
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive licence to Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-98911-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-98911-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-98910-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 290
Number of Illustrations
28 b/w illustrations
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