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A curated list of papers ordered by number of citations. Last updated 2018-12-08

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