Blockchain For Social Good Hype Requires ‘Recalibration,’ Ex-Treasury Official Argues

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May 25, 2018 · 4 min read
Kenya, East Africa’s biggest economy, has faced questions about the credibility of its past two elections, with a dispute over the outcome of a presidential vote in December 2007 triggering two months of ethnic violence that left at least 1,100 people dead. Photo: Riccardo Gangale/Bloomberg

By Aaron Stanley

Blockchain technology has generated enormous buzz in the international development community recently, being touted as an elixir to the thorny issues that economic theorists and World Bank technocrats have trudged away at for decades.

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