Business Transformation through Blockchain

Volume II

  • Horst Treiblmaier
  • Roman Beck

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. Selected Use Cases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jens Strüker, Simon Albrecht, Stefan Reichert
      Pages 23-51
    3. Chun-Feng Liao, Chien-Che Hung, Kung Chen
      Pages 53-75
    4. Daniel Burkhardt, Patrick Frey, Simon Hiller, Alexander Neff, Heiner Lasi
      Pages 77-118
    5. Sachin Shetty, Xueping Liang, Daniel Bowden, Juan Zhao, Lingchen Zhang
      Pages 119-149
  3. Sustainability

  4. Society

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 207-207
    2. Clare Sullivan, Eric Burger
      Pages 233-258
    3. Guillermo Jesús Larios-Hernández, Almendra Ortiz-de-Zarate-Béjar
      Pages 259-283
  5. Legal Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 285-285
    2. Bernhard Waltl, Christian Sillaber, Ulrich Gallersdörfer, Florian Matthes
      Pages 287-315
  6. Appendix

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 337-337
    2. Aljosha Judmayer, Nicholas Stifter, Philipp Schindler, Edgar Weippl
      Pages 339-355
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 357-362

About this book


The second volume of this edited collection offers a number of contributions from leading scholars investigating Blockchain and its implications for business. Focusing on the transformation of the overall value chain, the sections cover the foundations of Blockchain and its sustainability, social and legal applications. It features a variety of use cases, from tourism to healthcare. Using a number of theoretical and methodological approaches, this innovative publication aims to further the cause of this ground-breaking technology and its use within information technology, supply chain and wider business management research.


blockchain internet of things value chain transformation sharing economy sustainability crowdfunding business models cryptocurrency circular economy smart contracts e-government

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.Department of International ManagementMODUL University ViennaViennaAustria
  2. 2.Head of European Blockchain CenterIT University of CopenhagenCopenhagenDenmark

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