Computational Governance and Violable Contracts for Blockchain Applications

Singh, Munindar P. and Chopra, Amit K. (2020) Computational Governance and Violable Contracts for Blockchain Applications. IEEE Computer, 53 (1). pp. 53-62. ISSN 0018-9162

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Abstract

We propose a sociotechnical, yet computational, approach to building decentralized applications that accommodates and exploits blockchain technology. Our architecture incorporates the notion of a declarative, violable contract and enables flexible governance based on formal organizational structures, correctness verification without obstructing autonomy, and a basis for trust.

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