Blockchains through the Lens of Islamic Economics

Authored by Mohammed Obaidullah with Mohammed Naquib and Mohammed Zahid Mateen The conceptual foundations of blockchain technology have a strong ethical dimension. It is usually associated with terms, such as, transparency, verifiability, traceability, immutability, all of which are bracketed with economically and socially ethical behavior. It is trust-inducing and involves consensus-building, that further underline its…