Ashish Lall, Associate Professor, Economics, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore
Venue : Stamford American Auditorium (AmCham Office, 1 Scotts Rd, #23-03 Shaw Centre)
Date : April 25, 2017
Time : 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Price : $0.00
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Technology, otherwise known as Blockchain has attracted much attention of late.
Central banks are at the forefront of experimenting with this technology but
there are numerous potential applications beyond wholesale finance. They
include supply chains, maintenance of land records or any area that requires
proving authenticity and traceability. Many of the initial implementations are
unlikely to be consumer-facing, although we may still benefit from them. The
presentation provides a few examples of ongoing experiments in a variety of
About the Speaker
Associate Professor, Economics
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore
Ashish Lall is Associate Professor of Economics at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore. He teaches and writes about productivity, competitiveness and ICT & innovation. Presently, he is working on payment systems regulation in the UK.
Previous affiliations include Nanyang Business School, Singapore, Canada Post Corporation, Abt Associates of Canada and the Canadian Royal Commission on National Passenger Transportation.