Alternative Consensus

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Skills You'll Learn

Understanding smart contract risk, Different approaches to custody, Ethereum 2.0 approaches to scaling, Mechanics and risks of decentralized exchange, Assessing regulatory risk


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Amazing course specialization! Take all four of these courses. Up to date as of early 2022, unlike the Consesnys course I took prior to this one.


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Got basis and keen information about the various opportunities and risk in the Decentralized Finance (DeFi) space.

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Scaling Risk

Scaling risk is one of the biggest risks facing DeFi. Current capacity of the Ethereum blockchain is only about 15 transactions per second whereas the Visa network is 65,000. This module explores potential solutions to the scaling problem.

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    Cam Harvey

    Professor of Decentralized Finance

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