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

Islamabad

Pakistan

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92

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“  I'm currently working on Cryptocurrencies, the One Belt One Road, Aerospace, Budgeting, and Public Value  ”

Scholarly Papers (92)

1.

Cryptocurrencies: A Brief Thematic Review

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 10,504 (464)
Citation 62

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Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Virtual Money, Disruption

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A History of Bitcoin

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Oct 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 5,099 (1,626)
Citation 56

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bitcoin, blockchain, cryptocurrency, digital, satoshi nakamoto

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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 4,948 (1,727)
Citation 69

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

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The Double Spending Problem and Cryptocurrencies

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 3,423 (3,268)
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Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Accountability, Double Spending, Hash Rate

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

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 24 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 2,821 (4,552)
Citation 58

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Digital, Regulation, Blockchain

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The Decentralized Autonomous Organization and Governance Issues

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 04 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 2,663 (4,985)
Citation 62

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Blockchain, Autonomous Organization, DAO, Cryptocurrency, Governance

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The Panama Papers and Tax Morality

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Apr 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 2,573 (5,295)
Citation 28

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

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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 2,428 (5,831)
Citation 24

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

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Universal Basic Income: A Review

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 04 Aug 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 2,065 (7,643)
Citation 19

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Basic Income, Universal Basic Income, Inequality, Labour

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A Post-Coronavirus World: 7 Points of Discussion for a New Political Economy

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs No. EC015UC, March 2020
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 2,063 (7,682)
Citation 10

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Coronoavirus, political economy, sanctions, UBI, basic income, healthcare, COVID-19, virology

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Forecasting the Economic Impact of Coronavirus on Developing Countries: Case of Pakistan

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, Working Paper ID: EC016UC (2020)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 1,322 (15,702)
Citation 3

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coronavirus, pandemic, COVID-19, developing country, expenditure, national income, GDP, macroeconomics

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The Concept and Criticisms of Steemit

CBRI Working Papers: Notes on the 21st Century
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 1,037 (22,584)
Citation 34

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Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Anarchism, Structure, Steem, Ethereum

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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 860 (29,543)
Citation 26

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Cryptocurrency; Bitcoin; Regulation; Blockchain, Money laundering

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The Leisures of Blockchains: Exploratory Analysis

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 846 (30,270)
Citation 28

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

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Cryptoanarchism and Cryptocurrencies

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 832 (31,024)
Citation 55

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Cryptoanarchy, Anarchism, Surveillance, Blockchain

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The Problems of Cryptocurrency Thefts and Exchange Shutdowns

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 779 (33,928)
Citation 32

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

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Cryptocurrencies as Asset-Backed Instruments: The Venezuelan Petro

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Feb 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 742 (36,247)
Citation 24

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

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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 724 (37,604)
Citation 9

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

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Blockchain and the Extractive Industries: Cobalt Case Study

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 621 (46,062)
Citation 32

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

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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 567 (51,771)
Citation 20

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

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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 554 (53,278)
Citation 19

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blockchain, cryptocurrency, bitcoin, dogecoin

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Are Stable Coins Stable?

Notes on the 21st Century (CBRi), 2019
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 527 (56,807)
Citation 23

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

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What Is a Ricardian Contract?

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 13 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 520 (57,783)
Citation 23

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

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Modern Monetary Theory (MMT): A General Introduction

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, Working Paper ID: EC017UC (2020)
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 519 (58,182)
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MMT, banking, monetary, deficit, debt, macroeconomics, taxation, money supply, interest rates

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Oversight and Regulation of Cryptocurrencies: BitLicense

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 09 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 473 (65,040)
Citation 36

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Bitlicense, Blockchain, Regulation

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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: 25 Jun 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 459 (67,823)
Citation 17

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

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Proof-of-Stake Algorithmic Methods: A Comparative Summary

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 432 (72,612)
Citation 33

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

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Bitconnect and Cryptocurrency Accountability

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 432 (72,612)
Citation 30

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

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Some Precepts of the Digital Economy

Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI) Working Papers, 2020
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 394 (81,111)
Citation 12

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blockchain, knowledge economy, oligopoly, competition, digital, fourth industrial revolution

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Blockchain and Securities Exchanges: Australian Case Study

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 15 Dec 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 392 (81,337)
Citation 23

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

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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 310 (106,050)

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

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Environmentalism in Cryptoanarchism: Gridcoin Case Study

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 306 (107,632)
Citation 27

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

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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
Downloads 275 (120,626)
Citation 1

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Blockchain, Bitcoin, IBM, Internet of Things, California, Water Management, Drought, Cap Trade

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Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund Performance: Risks and Challenges

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Apr 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 265 (125,382)

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

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What Ails Pakistan’s Economy? The Problems beyond Coronavirus

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, Working Paper ID: EC019ASUC (2019)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Apr 2020
Aneeqa Safdar and Usman W. Chohan
Centre for Aerospace and Security Studies (CASS) and UNSW Business School
Downloads 257 (129,512)
Citation 1

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economy, coronavirus, COVID19, pandemic, macroeconomy, demographics, developing countries, Pakistan

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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 216 (154,104)
Citation 18

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

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The Concept of the Aerotropolis: A Review

CASS Working Papers on Economics and National Affairs, EC006UC
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Jul 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 189 (173,677)

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aviation, aerotropolis, airport city, urban development

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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
Downloads 183 (178,816)
Citation 2

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Facebook, blockchain, cryptocurrencies, ICO, DAO, cryptoanarchism, digital, social media

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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 183 (178,816)
Citation 15

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cryptocurrency, bitcoin, cryptography, financial assets, pornography,

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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 172 (188,876)
Citation 8

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Blockchain, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, IOTA, Distributed Ledger

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Fiscal Sustainability: A Historical Analysis of Pakistan’s Debt Conundrum

CASS Working Papers on Economics and National Affairs, EC005UC
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Jun 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 171 (189,768)

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Debt, Emerging Markets, Fiscal Policy, IMF, Bailout, Balance Sheet, Liabilities, Pakistan

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Role of Space Technologies in Disaster Risk Management: Lessons for Pakistan

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Mar 2020
Amna Rauf and Usman W. Chohan
Centre for Aerospace and Security Studies (CASS) and UNSW Business School
Downloads 169 (191,711)

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global, challenges, space, technology, disaster

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Blockchain Enhancing Political Accountability? Sierra Leone 2018 Case

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 155 (206,274)

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

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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 153 (208,574)
Citation 36

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

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The Lives or Livelihoods? The Coronavirus Dilemma for Administrations

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs 2020
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Apr 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 142 (222,902)
Citation 2

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coronavirus, covid19, pandemic, economics, crisis, public value

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The Narcotized Blockchain: A Potcoin Case Study

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Feb 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 129 (239,069)
Citation 12

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blockchain, bitcoin, cryptocurrency, marijuana, potcoin, legalization

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The Joys & Ills of Social Media: A Review

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2020
Usman W. Chohan and Aron D'Souza
UNSW Business School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 127 (243,320)
Citation 6

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social media, facebook, instagram, snapchat, media, depression, FOMO, anxiety

48.

Are Cryptocurrencies Securities?

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 12 Jul 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 126 (243,320)

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

49.

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 126 (243,320)
Citation 11

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

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The Coronavirus Lesson: Do Cryptocurrencies offer a Counter-cyclical Hedge?

CBRI Working Papers: Notes on the 21st Century, 2020
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 118 (255,622)

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COVID19, coronavirus, crisis, cryptocurrencies, bitcoin, blockchain, recession

51.

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 117 (257,186)
Citation 18

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

52.

The Conundrum of Circular Debt

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, Working Paper EC011ATUC, January 2020
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Jan 2020
Amna Tauhidi and Usman W. Chohan
Centre for Aerospace and Security Studies (CASS) and UNSW Business School
Downloads 112 (265,293)
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Pakistan, Stability, Energy, Crisis, Governance, Public Value

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Downloads 104 (279,450)
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Donald Trump, Budget, Deficit, Economy, Congressional Budget Office, Legislative Budget Office, Independent Fiscal Institutions

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Bitcoin Returns and the Weekday Effect

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Aug 2019
University of Vale do Rio dos Sinos (UNISINOS) - Unisinos Business School, UNSW Business School and University of Bologna
Downloads 101 (285,021)
Citation 10

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Bitcoin, Weekday effect, Cryptocurrency

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The FATF & Pakistan: A Timeline

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Mar 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 89 (309,048)
Citation 3

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

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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 84 (320,386)
Citation 17

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

57.

A Bargaining Theory of Political Bias and War: Case Study of the BJP

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, May 2019
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Jun 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 81 (327,476)

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bargaining theory, india, pakistan, game theory, politics, war, pulwama

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Blockchain and the Extractive Industries #2: Diamonds Case Study

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 21 Mar 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 78 (334,803)

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

59.

Club Theory: A Contemporary Economic Review

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 05 Feb 2020
Usman W. Chohan and Aron D'Souza
UNSW Business School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 76 (339,907)

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Public Goods, Public Choice, Club Theory, Microeconomics

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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 75 (342,529)
Citation 11

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

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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 71 (353,096)
Citation 10

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

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Tax Evasion & Whistleblowers: Curious Policy or Durable Strategy?

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, 2020
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 02 Mar 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 64 (372,946)
Citation 4

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tax evasion, tax avoidance, whistleblowers, tax, revenue collection

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The Case for a Legislative Budget Office in Vanuatu

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Jun 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 64 (372,946)
Citation 10

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

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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 64 (372,946)
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Leverage; Emerging Markets; Corporate Debt; Debt Crisis; Accountability; Governance

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Challenges in Measuring the Effectiveness of Legislative Budget Offices

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Oct 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 63 (376,085)
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Legislative Budget Offices; Governance; Oversight; Fiscal Policy; Macroeconomics

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Climate Change as Socioeconomic Threat: International Perspectives

CASS Working Papers on Environmental Security, 2020
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Mar 2020
Ameera Adil and Usman W. Chohan
CASS and UNSW Business School
Downloads 58 (391,734)
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climate change, carbon emission, economic development, poverty, sustainability

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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 55 (401,786)
Citation 15

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Budget, Solomon Islands, Development, Accountability, Fiscal Policy

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The Political Economy of the FATF & IMF in Pakistan During 2019 (Part 2)

Essays in Political Economy (CASS), 2020
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 54 (405,161)
Citation 4

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regulation, oversight, frictions, inflation, economy, politics, IMF, FATF, Pakistan

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The FATF’s Cryptocurrency Guidelines

CBRI Working Papers: Notes on the 21st Century
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Apr 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 52 (412,028)

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cryptocurrency, virtual assets, blockchain, bitcoin, FATF, financial regulation

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State-Sponsored Cryptocurrencies: The Diverse Motivations

Discussion Paper Series: Notes on the 21st Century, 2020
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Mar 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 44 (441,787)
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Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Bitcoin, IT, Surveillance, Government

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The Global Hunger Index and the Paradox of Hunger: Case Study of Pakistan

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 41 (454,020)

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hunger, food waste, food consumption, developing countries, Pakistan

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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 41 (454,020)

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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain

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After the Coronavirus Vaccine’s Discovery: Concerns Regarding a COVID-19 Vaccination’s Distribution

CASS Working Papers on Economics and National Affairs, EC021UC, 2020
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 May 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 36 (475,595)

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coronavirus, Covid19, vaccine, vaccination, socioeconomics, international politics, Covid-19

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Economics in a Pandemic: Observations from the First Six Months of Coronavirus

CASS Working Papers on Economics and National Affairs, 2020
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Jun 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 34 (484,793)

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coronavirus, lockdown, COVID19, crisis, stimulus, vaccine, Covid-19, pandemic, market

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Encroachments & the Mystery of Capital: A Pakistani Context

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Apr 2020
Amna Tauhidi and Usman W. Chohan
Centre for Aerospace and Security Studies (CASS) and UNSW Business School
Downloads 31 (504,523)

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Encroachment, Economic, Development, Urbanization, Pakistan, Population

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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 25 (532,329)

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

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Defense Economics: Perspectives on Air Forces, Air Defense and Aerial Warfare

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, EC002UC
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 May 2019 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 23 (544,480)
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Defense, Military, Economics, Public Good, Public Value, Air Force, Aerospace

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A Bargaining Theory of Malevolence: The 2019 Pulwama War

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, EC004UC
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Jun 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 22 (550,689)
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Game Theory, Bargaining Theory, Economics, Conflict, War, Defense Economics, Pulwama, India-Pakistan Relations

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The Political Economy of the FATF & IMF in Pakistan During 2019 (Part 1)

Essays in Political Economy (CASS), 2020
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
Downloads 21 (556,901)

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Regulation, Budget, Politics, FATF, IMF, Pakistan, Economy, Oversight

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Kashmir: Beyond Imbroglios

CASS Historical Analysis Working Papers Series, 2019
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Apr 2020
Usman W. Chohan and Omer Aamir
UNSW Business School and CASS
Downloads 18 (575,944)

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Kashmir, Marxism, Fanon, Class Violence, Colonialism, South Asia, Pakistan, India, United Nations

81.

The Royal Air Force: Budget Preparation, Control & Execution

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, 2020
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Mar 2020
Noor-ul-Huda Shahid and Usman W. Chohan
Centre for Aerospace and Security Studies (CASS) and UNSW Business School
Downloads 17 (582,387)

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Royal Air Force, RAF, Air Force, Budgeting, Military Expenditure, Defence

82.

A Critical Appraisal of the Twitterverse

Social Media Critical Research Series, 2020
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Mar 2020
Usman W. Chohan and Aron D'Souza
UNSW Business School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Twitter, Tweet, Hate Speech, Islamophobia, Racism, Trolls, Election, Politics, Social Media

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The Net Run Rate System: Calculus and Critique

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Jul 2019
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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Cricket, Net Run Rate, Sport, Manipulation, Scoring, World Cup

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اجتمائی کفائت شاری اور اس کے اثرات (Collective Austerity and its Consequences)

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, 2020
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 27 Feb 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School
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Austerity, Macroeconomics, Stimulus, Depression, IMF, Pakistan

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The Hindutva Rate of Growth

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, 2020
Posted: 29 Jan 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School

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India, Economy, Emerging Markets, Fascism, BJP, Politics, Islamophobia

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Pharaoh-Nomics: Comparative IMF Development Strategies for Egypt and Pakistan

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs
Posted: 27 Jan 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School

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IMF, Egypt, Pakistan, Social Protection, Emerging Market, Reform, Bailout

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The Academic as Shaman

Posted: 26 Aug 2018
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School

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academia, public value, shamanism, neoliberalism, shaman

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

Posted: 02 Jun 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School

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

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

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

Posted: 25 May 2017 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2020
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School

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

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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
Posted: 05 Apr 2017
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School

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

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Contextualizing Russia's Ratings Agency: ACRA

Emerging Market Fiscal Oversight and Governance Mechanisms, March 2016
Posted: 20 Mar 2016
Usman W. Chohan
UNSW Business School

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