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Business Transformation through Blockchain

Volume II

Editors: Treiblmaier, Horst, Beck, Roman (Eds.)

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  • Marks the first definitive collection on the business implications of Blockchain​Features a selection of blockchain use cases in the tourism, energy and healthcare sectors, and the Internet of Things
  • Examines the potential of blockchain and cyrptocurrencies from a sustainability perspective
  • Discusses the societal and governmental implications of blockchain on business
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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. 

About the authors

Horst Treiblmaier is Professor at the Faculty of International Management at MODUL University Vienna, Austria. Previously, he was a Visiting Professor at Purdue University, UCLA and UBC. His work has appeared in journals such as Information Systems JournalStructural Equation ModelingJournal of Business EconomicsInformation & ManagementCommunications of the AISJournal of Electronic Commerce Research and Schmalenbach Business Review. He serves as an AE at AIS Transactions on Human-Computer Interaction. His research interests include Blockchain, gamification, Physical Internet, e-commerce and methodological issues in social science research.

Roman Beck is Professor of IT Management and Leadership at the IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark. His research spans the area of Information Systems, focusing on Services Science, IT Leadership and e-finance, including business processes, innovative information and communication systems. He has published in international journals such as MIS QuarterlyJournal of Information Technology and Electronic Markets, and contributed to a number of international conferences in the area of Information Systems.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)
  • The Impact of Blockchain on the Tourism Industry: A Theory-Based Research Framework

    Treiblmaier, Horst (et al.)

    Pages 3-21

  • Blockchain in the Energy Sector

    Strüker, Jens (et al.)

    Pages 23-51

  • Blockchain and the Internet of Things: A Software Architecture Perspective

    Liao, Chun-Feng (et al.)

    Pages 53-75

  • Distributed Ledger Enabled Internet of Things Platforms: Symbiosis Evaluation

    Burkhardt, Daniel (et al.)

    Pages 77-118

  • Blockchain-Based Decentralized Accountability and Self-Sovereignty in Healthcare Systems

    Shetty, Sachin (et al.)

    Pages 119-149

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-99058-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $149.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-99057-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Business Transformation through Blockchain
Book Subtitle
Volume II
Editors
  • Horst Treiblmaier
  • Roman Beck
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive licence to Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-99058-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-99058-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-99057-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVIII, 362
Number of Illustrations
29 b/w illustrations
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