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Graduate Students Seminar: Blockchain and Mechanism Design 101 November 28, 2023 (02:00 PM PST - 03:00 PM PST)
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Location: SLMath: Online/Virtual, Baker Board Room
Speaker(s) Yotam Gafni (Technion---Israel Institute of Technology)
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In this talk I will try to give a high-level overview of Blockchains as they relate to game theory and mechanism design, with a focus on three challenges: The consensus protocol (selfish mining), transaction fee mechanisms, and automated market makers in DeFi.

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