Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

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MGMT 653 001 (CRN: 24307)

THE BLOCKCHAIN ECONOMY

Long Title: BLOCKCHAIN AS ECONOMIC INFRASTRUCTURE: THE INTERNET OF VALUE
Department: Management
Instructor: Sanchez Rodriguez, Manolo
Meetings:
6:15PM - 9:30PM R (20-FEB-2020 - 20-FEB-2020) 
6:15PM - 9:30PM R (27-FEB-2020 - 27-FEB-2020) 
8:00AM - 6:00PM S (29-FEB-2020 - 29-FEB-2020) 
Part of Term: MBA ILE G
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Intensive Learning Experience
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: .75
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Program(s):
MBA
MBA for Professional Extended
MBA for Professionals
MBA for Professional Weekend
MBA - Executive Program
MBA for Online Program
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Graduate Quadmester
Section Max Enrollment: 65
Section Enrolled: 48
Enrollment data as of: 20-JUL-2024 5:57PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Understand the design principles of the blockchain economy and its implementation challenges. Analyze the potential application of this “protocol of truth,” beyond currency: to develop decentralized networks, to optimize logistics and trade; to record value and identity (smart contracts, birth certificates, insurance claims, art, land titles and even votes).