Blockchain, Digital Identity, E-government

  • Clare SullivanEmail author
  • Eric Burger


This chapter examines the legal and technical implications of the application of blockchain technology to authenticate and verify identity for e-Government services and transactions.


Blockchain technology Digital identity E-government Know Your Customer Right to identity 



The Army Research Office provided funding for this paper through the Minerva Initiative agreement # W911NF-15-1-0595.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for National Security and the LawGeorgetown UniversityWashington, DCUSA
  2. 2.Computer ScienceGeorgetown UniversityWashington, DCUSA

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