An Equitable Tomorrow:
Building a Decentralized Future.

The Decentralization Research Center (DRC) is a nonprofit organization that supports nonpartisan decentralization research and acts as a hub for critical stakeholders. Our mission is to encourage the equitable ownership, governance, and regulation of emerging technologies that impact our everyday lives.

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Decentralization research is diverse and dispersed.

We've consolidated top research to empower your understanding.

Our Latest Work

Report -
AI and Democracy's Digital Identity Crisis

Shrey Jain, Connor Spelliscy, Samuel Vance-Law, and Scott Moore
November 2023

Speaker Series Kickoff -
Fireside with Chris Giancarlo, former CFTC Chair, on emerging tech & policy

September 2023

Report -
Toward Equitable Ownership and Governance in the Digital Public Sphere

Connor Spelliscy, Sarah Hubbard,
Nathan Schneider, Samuel Vance-Law
June 2023

Recent Events

DAO UTokyo at the University of Tokyo was a conference focused on the various research, legal, and policy questions raised by Web3 and Decentralized Autonomous Organizations, with a particular focus on South East Asia. 

The DRC co-hosted this event with the University of Tokyo’s Blockchain Research Initiative and the Stanford Cyber Policy Center’s Program on Governance of Emerging Technologies.