PhD Thesis



The thesis presents a concept of a new generation of public property (real estate) registry on blockchain, which included a theory of Title Tokens, Smart Laws and Digital Authorities for blockchain public registries and a protocol for interoperability - Cross-Blockchain Protocol.

The PhD Thesis consists of 5 peer-reviewed papers in acacdemic journals, an introduction and conclusions.

The composed file is here (papers included).

The list of published papers:

  1. General Concept of Real Estate Tokenization on Blockchain. O. Konashevych. European Property Law Journal, De Gruyter, 9, 1–45, 2020. DOI 10.1515/eplj-2020-0003

  1. Cross-Blockchain Protocol for Public Registries. O. Konashevych. International Journal of Web Information Systems, Emerald Pub., Vol. 16 No. 5, pp. 571-610. DOI 10.1108/IJWIS-07-2020-0045

  1. Constraints and Benefits of the Blockchain Use for Real Estate and Property Rights. O. Konashevych. Journal of Property, Planning and Environmental Law, Emerald Pub., Vol 12, Issue 2. DOI 10.1108/JPPEL-12-2019-0061

  1. Data Insertion in Blockchain For Legal Purposes. How to Sign Contracts Using Blockchain. O. Konashevych. Electronic modeling – international scientific-theoretical journal, Ukrinformnauka Co. Ltd., Vol 41, Issue 5, 103–120.DOI 10.15407/emodel.41.05.103

  1. Blockchain anchoring of public registries: Options and challenges, Konashevych, O., Poblet, M. ICEGOV2019: Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance in: ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. Association for Computing Machinery, pp. 317–323. DOI 10.1145/3326365.3326406