List of Writing

PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES

    1. Allen, DWE, Berg A, Berg C, Markey-Towler, B and Potts, J (2019) ‘Some economic consequences of the GDPR’, Economics Bulletin, vol. 39, no. 2, pp. 1-14.
    2. Allen, DWE, Berg A and Markey-Towler, B (2019) ‘Blockchain and Supply Chains: V-form Organisations, Value Redistributions, De-commoditisation and Quality Proxies’, The Journal of the British Blockchain Association, vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 1-8.
    3. Allen, DWE, Berg, C and Novak, M (2018) ‘Blockchain: An Entangled Political Economy Approach’, Journal of Public Finance and Public Choice, vol. 33, no. 2, pp. 105-125.
    4. Allen, DWE, Berg, C and Lane, AM (2018) ‘Cryptodemocracy and its Institutional Possibilities’, The Review of Austrian Economics, pp. 1-12 (not yet assigned to issue).
    5. Allen, DWE and Berg, C (2017) ‘Subjective Political Economy’, New Perspectives on Political Economy, vol. 13, no. 1-2, pp. 19-40.
    6. Allen, DWE and Potts, J (2016) ‘How the Innovation Commons Contributes to the Development and Discovery of New Technologies’, International Journal of the Commons, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 1035-54.
    7. Moilanen, A, Daly, A, Lobato, R, and Allen DWE (2014) ‘Cultures of Sharing in 3D printing: What Can We Learn from the Licence Choices of Thingiverse Users?’, Journal of Peer Production, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 1-11.

CHAPTERS IN BOOKS

    1. Allen, DWE (2019) ‘Entrepreneurial Exit: Developing the Cryptoeconomy’, in Swan, M, Potts, J, Takagi, S, Tasco, P, Witte, F (eds.), Blockchain Economics, World Scientific, pp. 197-214.
    2. Allen, DWE and Berg, C (2018) ‘Red Tape Reduction: A New Approach’, in DWE Allen and C Berg (eds.), Australia’s Red Tape Crisis: The Causes and Costs of Over-Regulation, Connor Court Publishing, pp. 208-221.
    3. Allen, DWE and Berg, C (2018) ‘Regulation and Technological Change’, in DWE Allen C Berg (eds.), Australia’s Red Tape Crisis: The Causes and Costs of Over-Regulation, Connor Court Publishing, pp. 222-233.
    4. MacDonald, TJ, Allen, DWE and Potts, J (2016) ‘Blockchains and the Boundaries of Self-organized Economies: Predictions for the Future of Banking’, In Tasca, P, Aste, T, Pelizzon, L, and Perony, N (eds.), Banking Beyond Banks and Money: A Guide to Banking Services in the Twenty-First Century. Cham: Springer International Publishing, pp. 279-96.

THESIS

    1. Allen, DWE. ‘The Private Governance of Entrepreneurship: An Institutional Approach to Entrepreneurial Discovery‘, Doctoral Thesis, RMIT University, Melbourne.

BOOKS (AS EDITOR)

    1. Allen, DWE and Berg, C (eds., 2018), Australia’s Red Tape Crisis: The Causes and Costs of Over-Regulation, Connor Court Publishing, Brisbane, Australia.

BOOKS (AS AUTHOR, UNDER CONTRACT)

    1. Allen, D, Lane, AML and Berg, C, Cryptodemocracy, Lexington Books Series on Polycentricity: Studies in Institutional Diversity and Voluntary Governance (to be published in 2019).
    2. Allen, D, Berg, C and Novak, M, The Austrian Economics of Blockchain, Cambridge University Press Elements (to be published in 2019).
    3. Allen, D, When Entrepreneurs Meet: The Collective Governance of New Ideas, World Scientific (to be published in 2019).

PAPERS CURRENTLY UNDER PEER REVIEW

    1. Allen, DWE, Berg, C, Davidson, S, Novak, M, Potts, J, ‘International policy coordination for blockchain supply chains’ (currently under review at Asia and the Pacific Policy Studies).
    2. Allen, DWE, ‘The proto-entrepreneurial discovery of blockchain applications’ (currently under review at the Journal of Entrepreneurship and Public Policy).
    3. Allen, DWE, Lane, M and Poblet, M ‘The governance of blockchain dispute resolution’ (under review at the Journal of Law, Economics and Organization).
    4. Allen, DWE and Berg C, ‘Blockchains and institutional layering as a new approach to economic development’ (under review at the Journal of Private Enterprise).

CONFERENCE PAPERS

    1. Allen, DWE, Lane, AM and Poblet, M (2018) ‘The Governance of Blockchain Dispute Resolution’, presented at Australian Law and Economics Conference, Brisbane, 7 December.
    2. Allen, DWE, Berg, C, Davidson, S, Novak, M and Potts, J (2018) ‘Blockchain TradeTech’, presented at APEC Study Centres Consortium Conference, 12-14 May, Papua New Guinea.
    3. Allen, DWE, Berg, C, Lane AM, and Potts, J (2017) ‘The Economics of Crypto-democracy’, presented at Linked Democracy: AI for Democratic Innovation, 26th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 19 August.
    4. Allen, DWE and Potts, J (2016) ‘The Origin of the Entrepreneur and the Innovation Commons’ presented at the 86th Annual Meeting of the Southern Economic Association Conference, Washington, D.C. 19-21 November.
    5. Allen, DWE (2015) ‘Governing Innovation: Asset Specificity, Opportunism, and the Fundamental Transformation’, presented at the 28th PhD Conference in Business and Economics, University of Queensland, 11-13 November.
    6. Allen, DWE and Potts J (2015) ‘The Innovation Commons – Why it Exists, What it Does, Who it Benefits and How’, Presented at the International Association for the Study of the Commons Biannual Global Conference, Edmonton, Canada, 25-29 May.

APPEARANCES AS EXPERT WITNESS BEFORE PARLIAMENT

RESEARCH AND POLICY REPORTS

SUBMISSIONS TO INQUIRIES

KEYNOTES, LECTURES, PANELS

    • Blockchains and the future of trade, keynote presentation to The Future of Trade Conference, Queensland University of Technology Garden Point Campus, Brisbane, Queensland, 10 April 2019.
    • Blockchains and the future of trade, presentation to AUSPack Industry Conference, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, 27 March 2019.
    • Blockchains and institutional cryptoeconomics, presentation to the Management Development Institute, RMIT University, Melbourne, 13 February 2019.
    • Blockchain supply chains and the future of trade, presentation to the Management Development Institute, RMIT University, Melbourne, 13 February 2019.
    • Blockchain in a development context, presentation to the Development Research Centre of The State Council (Delegation from China), RMIT University, Melbourne, 23 October 2018.
    • Institutional cryptoeconomics and supply chains, to Blockchain Pasifik Conference, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 11 October 2018.
    • Blockchain for development, Brief to the Parliament of Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 10 October 2018.
    • Cryptodemocracy, Proof of Work Seminar, RMIT School of Economics Finance and Marketing (with Aaron Lane), Melbourne, 4 October 2018.
    • Introduction to blockchain, Board of the Victorian Department of Treasury and Finance (with Sinclair Davidson), Melbourne, 26 September 2018.
    • The proto-entrepreneur and the innovation commons, RMIT Enterprise & Innovation Seminar, Melbourne, 21 September 2018.
    • How blockchain impacts supply chain governance, Zhejiang Institute of Administration, RMIT Executive Education, Melbourne, 12 July 2018.
    • Blockchain TradeTech, APEC Study Centres Consortium Conference, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 14 May 2018.
    • FinTech Australia and Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance Panel on the Regulation of Cryptocurrencies, 1 May 2018, Melbourne.
    • Blockchains, economics and the cryptoeconomy, Guest Lecture to RMIT class, 2018.
    • Panel Member at Hall & Wilcox Law event on blockchain, Melbourne, 2018.
    • Towards a classically liberal innovation policy, Australian Libertarian Society, Sydney, 2017.
    • Innovation, entrepreneurship and regulation, ANZSFL Annual Conference, Melbourne, 2015.
    • Regulation and new technologies, ALS Annual Conference, Sydney, 2015.
    • Cultures of sharing and Thingiverse, Inside 3D Printing Conference, Melbourne Convention Centre, 2014.
    • 3D printing, disruption and the law, Swinburne Institute for Social Research Interdisciplinary Seminar, 2014.

SELECTED POPULAR WRITING

    • Allen, DWE, Berg, A and Markey-Towler, B (2019) Predictions for trade in a blockchain world, Machine Lawyering, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 28 January.
    • Allen, DWE and Berg, C (2018) Blockchain to smart up global trade, Vietnam Investment Review, 10 September.
    • Allen, DWE, Berg, A, Berg, C, Potts, J (2018) Some economic consequences of the GDPR, Cryptoeconomics Australia, 8 May.
    • Allen, DWE, Berg, C, Davidson, S, Novak, M and Potts, J (2018) TradeTech and the problem of international policy coordination, Cryptoeconomics Australia, 12 March.
    • Allen, DWE (2018) Clause for Concern, IPA Review 70(2).
    • Allen, DWE (2017) Over-regulation could keep drones grounded, The Weekly Times, 26 July.
    • Allen, DWE (2017) The future of reform, IPA Review 69(4).
    • Allen, DWE and Bushnell, A (2017) Collared, IPA Review 69(2).
    • Allen, DWE (2017) Budget leaves a philosophical deficit, IPA Review 69(2).
    • Allen, DWE (2017) Too much regulation clips wings of innovation, The Australian, 19 May.
    • Allen, DWE (2017) Seeding prosperity, IPA Review 69(1).
    • Allen, DWE (2017) Trumping architecture, IPA Review 69(1).
    • Allen, DWE (2017) IPA Review: A voice for 70 years, IPA Review 69(1).
    • Allen, DWE (2017) Taxi license compensation sends the wrong message, Herald Sun, 14 February.
    • Allen, DWE (2016) Private order, IPA Review 68(4).
    • Allen, DWE (2016) Red tape hampers resources recovery, The West Australian, 7 October 2016.
    • Allen, DWE (2016) Civilized economics, IPA Review 68(4).
    • Allen, DWE and Wild, D (2016) Toxic greens, IPA Review 68(3).
    • Allen, DWE (2016) Cut green and red tape to drive more growth in farming sector, Mercury, 31 July.
    • Allen, DWE (2016) Drive productivity through innovation, Farm Weekly, 28 July.
    • Allen, DWE (2016) Bat problem impossible to fix until we get rid of red tape, The Queensland Times, 29 June.
    • Allen, DWE (2016) Let’s get rid of this suffocating bureaucracy, The Weekly Times, 8 June.
    • Allen, DWE (2016) Why the proposed tree laws are the very worst kind of red tape, Queensland Country Life, 7 April.
    • Allen, DWE (2015) Lessons from private cities, IPA Review 67(4).
    • Allen, DWE (2015) The case for personal income taxation cuts, IPA Review 67(4).
    • Allen, DWE (2015) New money, IPA Review 67(3).
    • Allen, DWE and Hannaford, P (2015) Freedom works, IPA Review 67(1).
    • Allen, DWE (2015) New laws will impact Sydney apartment sizes, Sydney Morning Herald, 4 May.
    • Allen, DWE (2014) What is a taxi? Regulation and the sharing economy, OECD Insights, 22 December.