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 Cracking the code

Cracking the code

Bitcoin is part of a mysterious world of code, cryptography, and terminology, but Associate Professor Jean-Philippe (J.P.) Vergne can cut through the confusion.

His research explains why cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin, should be treated as technological platforms.

“Behind each cryptocurrency, there is a software that implements new technological innovations, which makes it very different from the U.S. and Canadian dollar,” he said.

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Upcoming Events

The behaviour of individual investors

  Sep 14, 2017

For the Tangerine Lecture in Finance, Terrance Odean, Rudd Family Foundation Professor and Chair of the Finance Group at the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, will discuss how behavioural biases and decision heuristics may be putting your investment returns at risk.


  Oct 20, 2017

In true Ivey fashion, our Homecoming Weekend is one of the most successful events of its kind in Canada. Join us next year to celebrate your milestone reunion, and reconnect and reminisce with your classmates at the School.