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Read Up On Bitcoin; Links To Academic Research Papers

Since its inception in January 2009 there’s been no shortage of interest from universities, scholars and other academic players trying to “get Bitcoin”. Just a few months ago the peer-reviewed journal Ledger focusing on Bitcoin research was announced and some universites, like Stanford, MIT and Princeton are devoting whole courses and departments towards Bitcoin research (but the university of Nicosia claims to be the first).

Here’s an exhaustive list of academic papers on Bitcoin in the form of a Google Docs document, and here‘s The Bitcoin Wiki’s list of the same.