Can the Blockchain Lead to New Sustainable Business Models?

Francesca Dal Mas, Maurizio Massaro, Juan Manuel Verde and Lorenzo Cobianchi


Blockchain – Sustainable Business Models – Technologies


New technologies can foster the development of new sustainable business models (SBMs). Our paper wants to investigate how the blockchain can facilitate the development of new SBMs by analyzing some real-world case studies. Findings highlight how the characteristics of the blockchain can extend existing theories in leading to new SBMs.