A message to blockchainers from the Nobel committee

It seems appropriate that in the current hysterical blockchain climate — a climate epitomized by the notion that everyone from bankers and lawyers will soon be dis-intermediated because of smart-contracts on blockchains — the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded its latest prize to Oliver Hart from Harvard University and Bengt Holmström from MIT for their work on contracting.

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It seems appropriate that in the current hysterical blockchain climate -- a climate epitomized by the notion that everyone from bankers and lawyers will soon be dis-intermediated because of smart-contracts on blockchains -- the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded its latest prize to Oliver Hart from Harvard University and Bengt Holmström from MIT for their work on contracting.

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