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Regulations surrounding the use of Blockchain


Term:

Summer

Department:

15: Management

Faculty Supervisor:

Catherine Tucker

Faculty email:

cetucker@mit.edu

Apply by:

05/16/2020

Contact:

Catherine Tucker: cetucker@mit.edu

Project Description

We are launching a project to try and document the changing state of regulations surrounding blockchain applications. We are looking for a UROP who will: 1) Document carefully all the changes in regulation surrounding digital currencies, and other applications of blockchain - in particular as they relate to privacy across the world. 2) Construct a website to help people visualize the shift in regulation.

Pre-requisites

1) Meticulous, able to work alone, 2) Ability to think creatively about how to convey data. 3) Interested in cryptocurrencies, regulation and financial technology.