My Writing

Here are links to various posts I’ve written, categorized by topic.

Technology and Innovation

On Blockchain, Intermediaries, and Hype

Computer Generated Tax Advice

Smart Contracts and Contracts as Code

Some Thoughts on Legal Tech

The Price of Bitcoin: Erroneous Beliefs


Legal Tech The Stupid Way

Why Your Data-Driven Transformation Is Failing

The Business of Data

The Dead Ends of a “Data Driven” Transformation

Democratize Data Science, They Said

The “Build or Buy” Question


An Intro to Sovereign Debt Restructuring

The GDPR and Data Portability: A Texas Story

In Defense of Investor State Dispute Settlement

Improving the VAT Audit Trail: Solving MTIC Fraud

Misunderstanding GDPR Compliance

The March of Progress, The Loss of Privacy


Texas Electricity, Rooftop Solar, and “Crony Capitalism”

Being the Worst Programmer at Work

Special Posts

Data, Design, Disorder