Patterns from the Past

Report Overview

Author: Christian Keil
Release Date: August 30, 2019


Part one of this series on trust establishes the context in which consumers perceive disruptive innovation. The author explains why the general public feared such inventions as electricity, elevators, and the automobile and how inventors worked to help their markets understand and ultimately adopt these innovative technologies at scale. He draws lessons for today’s blockchain community, for building consumer, regulator, and legislator trust.

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