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A curated list of papers ordered by number of citations. Last updated 2019-02-12

1.Ethereum - White Paper Buterin, Vitalik. 2015
2.DFINITY Technology Overview Series, Consensus System Hanke, Timo and Movahedi, Mahnush and Williams, Dominic. 2018
3.Pitchforks in Cryptocurrencies: Enforcing Rule Changes Through Offensive Weippl, Edgar. 2018
4.The Thunder Protocol Pass, Rafael and Shi, Elaine. 2018
5.Bancor Protocol Hertzog, Eyal and Benartzi, Guy and Benartzi, Galia. 2017