Invoking blockchain technology in e-government services: a cybernetic perspective
Digital Policy, Regulation and Governance
Article publication date: 7 April 2022
Issue publication date: 14 June 2022
This paper aims to provide insights into the integration of blockchain technology in e-government services.
The article invokes an exploratory approach to emphasize the possibilities of integrating blockchain technology in e-government services. A cybernetic model is detailed in the paper for bridging the gulf between blockchain and e-government.
The integration of blockchain technology in e-government services is capable of enhancing the efficiency and effectiveness of service delivery. Furthermore, this integration would facilitate in maintaining the privacy of the online transactions.
Hitherto, studies have focused on the blockchain technology in many sectors; however, the integration and utility of blockchain technology for the government sector have remained unexplored. The current study seeks to fill this gap.
Saxena, S., Shao, D., Nikiforova, A. and Thapliyal, R. (2022), "Invoking blockchain technology in e-government services: a cybernetic perspective", Digital Policy, Regulation and Governance, Vol. 24 No. 3, pp. 246-258. https://doi.org/10.1108/DPRG-10-2021-0128
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