Transactions using bets

  • David Wheeler
Conference paper

DOI: 10.1007/3-540-62494-5_7

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1189)
Cite this paper as:
Wheeler D. (1997) Transactions using bets. In: Lomas M. (eds) Security Protocols. Security Protocols 1996. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 1189. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg


Small cash transactions, electronic or otherwise, can have their overhead costs reduced by Transactions Using Bets (TUB), using probablistic expectation (betting) as a component. Other types of protocols may also benefit from this idea.


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© Springer-Verlag 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • David Wheeler
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  1. 1.Computer LaboratoryUniversity of CambridgeEngland

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