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Will Blockchain Disrupt Government Corruption?

Blockchain technology will not solve all government problems, but it can help curb corruption and instill trust in government.


Will blockchain technology be the next disrupting technology to revolutionize government? Probably not. Can it be a game changer in the global fight against corruption? Possibly so. ... Governments around the world are going digital, embracing digital innovations to modernize their bureaucracies and recast their relations with citizens. … Initiatives such as blockchan.ge by New York University [Tandon School of Engineering]’s Governance Lab are starting to look closer at whether and how blockchain technologies can be used for social change.

 

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