Corporate Transparency in the Technological Frontier
Transparency of Stock Corporations in Europe (V. Tountopoulos and R. Veil, eds), Forthcoming
18 Pages Posted: 1 Jun 2019
Date Written: March 5, 2019
After a review of the traditional disclosure justifications, this paper examines the dangers that new technologies are creating in finance, such as flash crashes and the hack of the DAO. Whereas the dangers do require and have received regulatory responses, the environment that is forming does not appear to be one requiring a systematically different regulatory approach to transparency or disclosure.
Keywords: Blockchain, Crypto-currencies, Automated Contracts, DAO
JEL Classification: G18, G28, K22, K23, K35
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