Blockchain Code as Antitrust
Thibault Schrepel & Vitalik Buterin, Blockchain Code as Antitrust, 2020
12 Pages Posted: 18 May 2020 Last revised: 16 Jun 2020
Date Written: May 18, 2020
In this article, we show that blockchain can help in reaching the goals of antitrust law in situations where the rule of law does not apply. We detail what needs to be done to this end, from both a technical and legal standpoint.
Keywords: Block-chain, Antitrust, Smart Contract, Block-chain Antitrust, Transaction, International Transactions, Rule of Law, Rule of Code
JEL Classification: K21, K2, K22, K23, K1, K29, D23, D21, D22, D29, C70, C71, C72, K24, K33, K42, K40, K41, L12, L14, L1
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