IPR: My Digital Self

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Summary

In Episode 3 of My Digital Self, Tobias Koch of the e-Estonia Briefing Centre explains how post-soviet Estonia became a borderless digital nation that fosters a high quality of life for its citizens, allows them to surveil their government and enables them to hold it accountable.

Show Notes

Useful Links:
Tobias Koch

https://e-estonia.com/wp-content/uploads/eas-bio-tobias-jkoch.pdf
e-Estonia Briefing Center
https://e-estonia.com/about-us/
e-Estonia
https://e-estonia.com/
An Article by Estonia's President, Kersti Kaljulaid
https://qz.com/1535549/living-on-the-blockchain-is-a-game-changer-for-estonian-citizens/

This interview has been condensed and edited for clarity. 

What is IPR: My Digital Self?

The mixed blessing of the digital age has reached a turning point in what some have called the Fourth Industrial Revolution. My Digital Self, with host Matthew Foley, explores digital technology as it affects the interrelation of human rights, property rights, privacy, and money.

Will emerging blockchain technologies enable us to take back our privacy, own our identity and use non-sovereign digital currency, known as cryptocurrency, to engage in commerce? Listen to discussions with guests who explain these cutting-edge technologies, tell us how they are currently being used and pull back the curtain to our possible futures.

IPR Podcasts presents issues and analysis that matter to you from the world's thought leaders. The Institute for Policy Research [IPR] is an interdisciplinary policy research center of the Catholic University of America.