Nick Szabo's Essays, Papers, And Concise Tutorials

Nick Szabo is a computer scientist, legal scholar[1] and cryptographer known for his research in digital contracts and digital currency. The phrase and concept of "smart contracts" was developed by Szabo with the goal of bringing what he calls the "highly evolved" practices of contract law and practice to the design of electronic commerce protocols between strangers on the Internet. Smart contracts are a major feature of cryptocurrency.