Usman W. Chohan

UNSW Business School

Economist

UNSW Business School

High St

Sydney, NSW 2052

Australia

Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI)

Research Director

Centre for Aerospace & Security Studies (CASS)

Director - Economics & National Affairs

Rawalpindi

Pakistan

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (96)

1.

Cryptocurrencies: A Brief Thematic Review

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Virtual Money, Disruption

2.

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs): Risks, Regulation, and Accountability

Discussion ​Paper Series: Notes ​on the ​21st​ ​Century
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 3,881 (2,243)

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Initial Coin Offering, ICO, Cryptocurrency, Regulation, Blockchain, Bitcoin

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A History of Bitcoin

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Oct 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 2,984 (3,530)

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bitcoin, blockchain, cryptocurrency, digital, satoshi nakamoto

4.

The Double Spending Problem and Cryptocurrencies

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 2,298 (5,499)

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Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Accountability, Double Spending, Hash Rate

5.

The Panama Papers and Tax Morality

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Apr 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 2,094 (6,410)

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Panama Papers, Tax Havens, Tax Morality, Fiscal Reform, Fiscal Oversight, Governance

6.

Assessing the Differences in Bitcoin & Other Cryptocurrency Legality Across National Jurisdictions

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Sep 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 1,950 (7,260)

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Digital, Regulation, Blockchain

7.

What Is One Belt One Road? A Surplus Recycling Mechanism Approach

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Jul 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 1,943 (7,315)

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One Belt One Road, China Pakistan Economic Corridor, Varoufakis, Surplus Recycling Mechanism, Development, Pakistan, China

8.

The Decentralized Autonomous Organization and Governance Issues

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 04 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 1,605 (10,047)

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Blockchain, Autonomous Organization, DAO, Cryptocurrency, Governance

9.

Universal Basic Income: A Review

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 04 Aug 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 1,270 (14,569)

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Basic Income, Universal Basic Income, Inequality, Labour

10.

The Concept and Criticisms of Steemit

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 24 Feb 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 755 (31,242)

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Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Anarchism, Structure, Steem, Ethereum

11.

The Leisures of Blockchains: Exploratory Analysis

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 729 (32,761)

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Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Technology, Leisure, Play

12.

The Cryptocurrency Tumblers: Risks, Legality and Oversight

Discussion ​Paper ​Series: Notes on the 21st Century
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 05 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 572 (45,276)

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Cryptocurrency; Bitcoin; Regulation; Blockchain, Money laundering

13.

Cryptoanarchism and Cryptocurrencies

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 565 (45,983)

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Cryptoanarchy, Anarchism, Surveillance, Blockchain

14.

Bitcoins and Bank Runs: Analysis of Market Imperfections and Investor Hysterics

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 501 (53,548)

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Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Financial Crisis, Panic, Investor Psychology

15.

Cryptocurrencies as Asset-Backed Instruments: The Venezuelan Petro

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Feb 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 500 (53,676)

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Monetary Policy, Cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin, Central Bank, Accountability, Development, Political Economy

16.

What Is a Ricardian Contract?

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 13 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 382 (74,543)

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Blockchain, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Contracts, Legal, Law, Accounting, Smart Contract, Ricardian Contract, Digital, Innovation

17.

A History of Dogecoin

Discussion Series: Notes on the 21st Century
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 27 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 358 (80,300)

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blockchain, cryptocurrency, bitcoin, dogecoin

18.

Proof-of-Stake Algorithmic Methods: A Comparative Summary

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 323 (90,308)

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Bitcoin, Proof-of-Stake, Proof-of-Research, Mining, Proof-of-Work, Cryptocurrencies, Blockchain

19.

The Problems of Cryptocurrency Thefts and Exchange Shutdowns

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 297 (99,326)

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Theft, Exchanges, Oversight, Accountability, Shutdowns, Regulation

20.

Blockchain and the Extractive Industries: Cobalt Case Study

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 279 (105,789)

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Blockchain, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Conflict Diamonds, Mining, Minerals

21.

Blockchain and Securities Exchanges: Australian Case Study

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 15 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 267 (110,897)

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Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Securities, Stock market, Equities, Technology, ASX

22.

Oversight and Regulation of Cryptocurrencies: BitLicense

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 09 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 265 (111,762)

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Bitlicense, Blockchain, Regulation

23.

Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund Performance: Risks and Challenges

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Apr 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 210 (140,926)

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Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Investment, Financial Markets, Hedge Funds

24.

Tethering Cryptocurrencies to Fiat Currencies Without Transparency: A Case Study

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 203 (145,499)

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Tether, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Fiat Money, Central Banks, Regulation, Financial Regulation, Accountability

25.

International Law Enforcement Responses to Cryptocurrency Accountability: Interpol Working Group

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 12 May 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 199 (148,208)

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law enforcement, cryptocurrencies, darknet, bitcoin, blockchain, accountability, legal

26.

Bitconnect and Cryptocurrency Accountability

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 186 (157,722)

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Bitconnect, Cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin, Oversight, Accountability, Regulation, Finance

27.

Environmentalism in Cryptoanarchism: Gridcoin Case Study

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 175 (166,522)

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Gridcoin, Electricity, Research Institutions

28.

The Licentious Blockchains: Outlining an Altcoin Subgenre

Discussion Paper Series: Notes on the 21st Century
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Jan 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 151 (189,009)

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cryptocurrency, bitcoin, cryptography, financial assets, pornography,

29.

A Green New Deal: Discursive Review and Appraisal

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI), 2019
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Mar 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 127 (218,469)

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Green New Deal, Stimulus Program, Environmental Economics, Ecofeminism, Ecosocialism, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

30.

Blockchain Enhancing Political Accountability? Sierra Leone 2018 Case

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 117 (230,861)

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blockchain, accountability, cryptocurrency, elections, parliament, bitcoin, democracy

31.

The Parliamentary Budget Office and Parliamentary Oversight of the Extractive Industries in South Africa

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Jul 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 116 (232,256)

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Parliamentary Budget Office, legislature, budget, oversight, extractive industries, natural resources

32.

Are Cryptocurrencies Securities?

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 12 Jul 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 107 (246,140)

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Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Ethereum, ICO, SEC, Accountability

33.

The Narcotized Blockchain: A Potcoin Case Study

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Feb 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 105 (249,442)

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blockchain, bitcoin, cryptocurrency, marijuana, potcoin, legalization

34.
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Donald Trump, Budget, Deficit, Economy, Congressional Budget Office, Legislative Budget Office, Independent Fiscal Institutions

35.

Fiscal Experiences with Bitcoin: Bulgarian Case Study

Discussion Paper Series: Notes on the 21st Century
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 92 (272,263)

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Money-Laundering, Fiscal Policy, Investment, Bulgaria

36.

Legislative Budget Offices and Market Sentiment Impact: The Case of Trumpcare

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 Jun 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 88 (279,969)

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financial markets, CBO, budget, fiscal policy, equities, healthcare, Trump

37.

Are Stable Coins Stable?

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRi), 2019
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Feb 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 80 (296,727)

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Cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin, Tether, Volatility, Exchange Rates, Central Banks

38.

Trump's Mathematical Error in the 2017-18 Budget: Budget Office Perspectives

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 May 2017 Last Revised: 28 May 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 80 (296,727)

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Donald Trump; Budgeting; Fiscal Oversight; Congressional Budget Office; Alternative Facts; 2017 Budget

39.

Ex-Ante or Ex-Post? Oversight and Parliamentary Budget Offices

Discussion Paper Series: The Art and Science of Legislative Budget Offices (2017)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 21 Apr 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 79 (298,893)

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Accountability, Fiscal Policy, Oversight, Legislative Budget Offices, Parliamentary Budget Offices

40.

Independent Fiscal Institutions at the Supranational Level: The European Fiscal Board

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 11 Dec 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 64 (335,815)

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Budget Offices, European Union, Fiscal Policy, Governance, Accountability, Independent Fiscal Institutions, European Central Bank

41.

Corporate Leverage in Emerging Markets: Discussing the Implications for Legislative Fiscal Oversight

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Feb 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 61 (344,045)

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Leverage; Emerging Markets; Corporate Debt; Debt Crisis; Accountability; Governance

42.

The Waves Platform and the Dissemination of New Cryptocurrencies

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 60 (346,817)

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Blockchain, Proof of Stake, Bitcoin, Waves, Cryptocurrency, Platform

43.

Robust Reverse-Accountability in the Budget Process: Lessons from the Independent Review of the Australian Parliamentary Budget Office

Discussion Paper Series: The Art and Science of Legislative Budget Offices, 2017
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 05 Apr 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 58 (352,655)

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Transparency, Accountability, Parliamentary Budget Office, Institutions, Fiscal Policy, Oversight, Parliament, Legislative Budget Offices, Independent Fiscal Institutions

44.

The Case for a Legislative Budget Office in Vanuatu

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Jun 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 57 (355,659)

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Vanuatu, Budget, Legislative Budget Office, Fiscal Policy, Cyclone, Cyclone PAM, Reconstruction

45.

Blockchain and the Extractive Industries #2: Diamonds Case Study

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 21 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 55 (361,799)

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blockchain, oversight, accountability, extractive industiries, diamonds, cryptocurrency, natural resources

46.

Challenges in Measuring the Effectiveness of Legislative Budget Offices

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Oct 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 51 (374,320)

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Legislative Budget Offices; Governance; Oversight; Fiscal Policy; Macroeconomics

47.

The Case for a Legislative Budget Office in the Solomon Islands

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Jun 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 49 (380,840)

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Budget, Solomon Islands, Development, Accountability, Fiscal Policy

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legislative oversight, congressional budget office, office of management and budget, budget, deficit, accountability, Donald Trump, 2016 election, fiscal policy

49.

Fiscal Sustainability: Canada's Parliamentary Budget Office and the Dwindling Price of Oil

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Feb 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 47 (387,528)

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Natural Resources, Accountability, Canada, Oversight, Legislative Studies, Oil, Extractive Industries

50.

Terminal Risks for Independent Fiscal Institutions: Lessons from IFIs in Hungary and Venezuela

Discussion Paper Series: The Art and Science of Legislative Budget Offices
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 05 Apr 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 45 (394,312)

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Budgeting, Fiscal Policy, Accountability, Transparency, Parliamentary Budget Offices, Institutions, Debts, Deficits

51.

Contextualizing Russia's Ratings Agency: ACRA

Emerging Market Fiscal Oversight and Governance Mechanisms, March 2016
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Mar 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 44 (397,832)

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Russia; Credit Ratings; Fiscal Oversight; Emerging Markets; Governance; Extractive Industries

52.

Is a Legislative Budget Office Compatible with the Nostrums of an 'Alternative-Facts' and Post-Truth Era?

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 Feb 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 42 (405,096)

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Trump, Budget, Congressional Budget Office, Fiscal Policy, Accountability, Institutions, Republicans, Sustainability

53.

Cryptocurrencies and Hyperinflation

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI), 2019
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 Feb 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 37 (424,379)

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Cryptocurrency, Hyperinflation, Bitcoin, Money Supply, Monetary Authority, Default, Currency

54.

بٹ کوئن کیا چیز ہے؟ (What is Bitcoin?)

Discussion Paper Series: Notes on the 21st Century
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 07 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 34 (436,511)

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain

55.

Immigration Policy and its Costs: The Case of Nonpartisan Budget Analysis by the Congressional Budget Office

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Sep 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 33 (440,714)

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Immigration Policy, Budget, DACA, Immigration, Fiscal Policy, Congressional Budget Office

56.

Are Cryptocurrencies Truly ‘Trustless’?

(CBRI) Discussion Paper: Notes on the 21st Century, February 2019
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Feb 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 32 (444,988)

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, QuadrigaCX, Cryptoanarchism, Blockchain

57.

Cryptocurrencies and Municipal Fiscal Strategies #1: Case of Berkeley

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Apr 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 30 (454,146)

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Municipal government, cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin, blockchain, public finance, accountability

58.

Ireland's Parliamentary Budget Office: Role and Scope in the Oireachtas

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 28 Jun 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 29 (458,846)

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Ireland, Budget Office, Oireachtas, Parliamentary Budget Office, Fiscal Council, Budget, Fiscal Policy, Accountability

59.

The Academic as Shaman

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 26 Aug 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 26 (479,183)

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academia, public value, shamanism, neoliberalism, shaman

60.

Blockchain and Environmental Sustainability: Case of IBM's Blockchain Water Management

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 05 Mar 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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Blockchain, Bitcoin, IBM, Internet of Things, California, Water Management, Drought, Cap Trade

61.

The Case for a Parliamentary Budget Office in Papua New Guinea

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 28 Jun 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 25 (479,183)

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Papua New Guinea, Parliamentary Budget Office, Fiscal Policy, Extractive Industries, Budgeting, Accountability

62.

Misery and Student Debt: The PBO's Costing of the HELP Program

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 05 May 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 25 (479,183)

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Student Debt; Student Loans; Parliamentary Budget Office; Public Finance; Education

63.

Cryptocurrencies & Traditional Banks

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI), 2019
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Mar 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 24 (484,610)

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Bitcoin, JP Morgan, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Banking System

64.

The FATF in the Global Financial Architecture: Challenges and Implications

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, EC001UC (2019)
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 23 (490,043)

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Terrorism, Financial Action Task Force, APG, FATF, Money Laudering, Pakistan, Radicalism

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The Polish Protests of December 2016 Contextualized as a Participatory Budgeting Problem

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Dec 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 22 (495,668)

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Budget Reform, Legislatures, Legislative Budget Offices, Transparency, Accountability, Poland, Eastern Europe, Economic Reform, Activism, Protest

66.

لو شون کا اعتراف دیوانگی در زبان اردو - (Lu Xun's Diary of a Madman)

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Mar 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 21 (501,214)

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Lu Xun; Chinese Literature; Chinese Philosophy; Feudalism; Urdu Translation

67.

Cryptocurrencies and Inequality

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI), 2019
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Jan 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 20 (506,832)

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Inequality, Wealth, Cryptoanarchism

68.

Parliamentary Oversight and the Fake News Problem: A Singaporean Context

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 Apr 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 20 (506,832)

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legislature, parliament, fake news, oversight, accountability, social media

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The Canadian 2017 Budget Implementation Act and the Impact on the Parliamentary Budget Office

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Apr 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 19 (512,510)

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Fiscal Policy, Oversight, Accountability, Legislative Budget Offices, Independent Fiscal Institutions, Canada, Parliament, Trudeau

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The Case for a Legislative Budget Office in East Timor

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Jun 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 18 (518,105)

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East Timor, Development, Budget, Legislative Budget Office, Petroleum Fund, Extractive Industries

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Periodicity in Parliamentary Budget Offices: The Case of New South Wales

Discussion Paper Series: The Art and Science of Legislative Budget Offices, 2017
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 05 Apr 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 18 (518,105)

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Parliamentary Budget Office, Budgeting, Transparency, Accountability, Fiscal Policy, Institutions, Australia, New South Wales, Legislative Budget Offcie, Independent Fiscal Institutions

72.

The Parliamentary Budget Office of Zimbabwe: Role and Scope

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Jul 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 17 (523,737)

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Zimbabwe, Budget Process, African Economy, Fiscal Policy, Oversight, Budget Reform

73.

The Limits to Blockchain? Scaling vs. Decentralization

Discussion Paper Series: Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI)
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 12 Mar 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 16 (529,269)

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Blockchain, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, IOTA, Distributed Ledger

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The Key Man Problem in Cryptocurrencies?: Case of QuadrigaCX

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI), 2019
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 15 Feb 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 16 (529,269)

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Cryptoanarchism, Smart Contracts, Finance, Exchange, Key Man Risk

75.

Budget Offices and Educating Citizens about the Budget Process: Case of Austin Budget Office

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 Jun 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 16 (529,269)

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Accountability, Fiscal Policy, Municipal Government, Citizen Budgets, Budgeting, Texas

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Emergent Interdisciplinarity in Studying Legislative Budget Offices: Evidence from 2016

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Dec 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 16 (529,269)

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budgets, parliamentary budget offices, public finance, debt, fiscal policy, public administration, political design, legislatures, legislative budget offices

77.

Can the Public Service Antagonize Parliamentary Budget Offices?

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Jul 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 15 (535,070)

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Bureaucracy, Budget, Parliamentary Budget Office, Canada, Fiscal Policy, Public Service

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Total Fiscal Costings of Election Promises: Case of Canada's Parliamentary Budget Office

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 04 Jul 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 14 (540,762)

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Canada, Election, Parliamentary Budget Office, Budget, Fiscal Policy

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The Use of the Survey Instrument in a Legislative Budget Office Context

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Nov 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 14 (540,762)

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Fiscal Policy, Budgets, Governance, Oversight, Accoutability, Australia

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God in the Machine: the Use of Blockchain Technology in Organized Religious Praxis

Discussion Paper Series: Notes on the 21st Century, Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI), 2019
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 14 Feb 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 13 (546,565)

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Blockchain, Bitcoin, Religion, Church

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The Next Bitcoin Halving

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI), March 2019
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Apr 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 12 (552,374)

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Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Central Banks, Money Supply

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Decentralized Applications (dApps): A Short Primer

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI) Discussion Paper Series
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 03 Apr 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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Blockchain, DAO, Applications, Cryptocurrencies, Information Technology, Developers, P2P, Sharing

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Bitcoin, Renewable Energy, and Developing Countries: The Case of Paraguay

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI), 2019
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 24 Jan 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 12 (552,374)

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Development, Paraguay, Hydroelectricity, Blockchain, Brazil

84.

India: Potential for a Parliamentary Budget Office

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 30 Jun 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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India, Budget, Fiscal Policy, Oversight, Legislatures, Parliament, Parliamentary Budget Office

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Preventing Water Scarcity: The Role of Parliaments and of Parliamentary Budget Offices

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Dec 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 12 (552,374)

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water, water management, fiscal policy, budgets, parliaments, parliamentary budget offices, sustainability

86.

Cryptocurrencies and Financial Conduct

Notes on the 21st Century
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 17 Feb 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 9 (569,991)

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Cryptocurrency, Financial Regulation, Financial Fraud, Bitcoin

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Independence within the Parliamentary Budget Office of Greece

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Apr 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 9 (569,991)

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budget, greece, fiscal policy, oversight, parliament, crisis

88.

Victoria's New Parliamentary Budget Office: Fiscal Context and Technical Prospects

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Jun 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 9 (569,991)

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Victoria, Parliamentary Budget Office, Subnational Budgeting, Fiscal Policy, Oversight, Accountability

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The Dilemmas of Confidential Information in Parliamentary Budget Offices: 2018 Canadian Case

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 Apr 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 8 (575,835)

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budget, Canada, accountability, PBO, transparency, public finance

90.

National Action Plans for Blockchain Development

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI), March, 2019
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Apr 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Networks, National Action Plan, Technology Policy

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Legislative Budget Offices and Costings of Welfare Spending Claims for Foreigners and Non-Citizens

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Sep 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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Australia, Parliamentary Budget Office, Welfare, Entitlement Spending, Fiscal Policy, Transparency, Budget, Oversight, Citizenship, Immigrants

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The Misattribution of Fiscal Analysis: Case of the Australian Parliamentary Budget Office and the Liberal Party

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Sep 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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Australia, Parliamentary Budget Office, Treasury, Misattribution, Fiscal Illusion, Transparency, Accountability, Institutional Ethics, Ethics, Budgeting, Fiscal Policy

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Can Budget Offices Fall Short of Their Costing Mandate? Case of South Africa's Nuclear Energy Costings

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Jul 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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South Africa, Parliamentary Budget Office, Nuclear Energy, Budget Reform, Fiscal Policy

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The Case for a Parliamentary Budget Office in Western Australia

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Sep 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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Western Australia, Parliamentary Budget Office, Australian Economy, Mining Boom

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Social Media Monopolies and Cryptocurrencies: Facebook's Proposed Coin

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI)
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 04 Apr 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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Facebook, blockchain, cryptocurrencies, ICO, DAO, cryptoanarchism, digital, social media

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The Leisures of Blockchains #2: Gambling on the Blockchain

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRI) 2019
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 03 Apr 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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blockchain, cryptocurrency, tron, ethereum, gambling, regulation