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Understanding bitcoin : cryptography, engineering and economics / Pedro Franco.

By: Franco, Pedro.
Series: Wiley finance series.Publisher: Chichester : John Wiley, c2015Description: xx, 268 p. : illustrations ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9781119019169.Subject(s): Electronic commerce | Electronic funds transfers | Data encryption (Computer science)DDC classification: 005.8
Contents:
1. Foundations -- 2. Technology (Introduction) -- 3. Economics -- 4. Business applications -- 5. Public key cryptography -- 6. Transactions -- 7. The blockchain -- 8. Wallets -- 9. Mining -- 10. The origins of bitcoin -- 11. Alt(ernative) coins -- 12. Contracts (the Internet of money or cryptocurrencies 2.0) -- 13. The privacy battle -- 14. Odds and ends-- Bibliography-- Index.
Summary: Discover Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency that has the finance world buzzing Bitcoin is arguably one of the biggest developments in finance since the advent of fiat currency.
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Item type Current location Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Books Books ISI Library, Kolkata
 
005.8 F825 (Browse shelf) Checked out 21/11/2019 136319
Total holds: 0

Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. Foundations --
2. Technology (Introduction) --
3. Economics --
4. Business applications --
5. Public key cryptography --
6. Transactions --
7. The blockchain --
8. Wallets --
9. Mining --
10. The origins of bitcoin --
11. Alt(ernative) coins --
12. Contracts (the Internet of money or cryptocurrencies 2.0) --
13. The privacy battle --
14. Odds and ends--
Bibliography--
Index.

Discover Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency that has the finance world buzzing Bitcoin is arguably one of the biggest developments in finance since the advent of fiat currency.

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