University of Michigan
Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Explained
University of Michigan

Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Explained

This course is part of Financial Technology (Fintech) Innovations Specialization

Taught in English

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Robert Dittmar
Andrew Wu

Instructors: Robert Dittmar

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  • Explain how blockchain works.

  • Articulate the key technical aspects, such as decentralization and consensus algorithms.

  • Describe the strengths and weaknesses of cryptocurrency as an asset and a payment mechanism.

  • Evaluate tradeoffs of blockchain as a business solution.

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Robert Dittmar
University of Michigan
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