Nir KshetriProfessor at University of North Carolina-Greensboro
Nir Kshetri is Professor at University of North Carolina-Greensboro. He has authored ten books and about 170 academic articles. Nir was the winner of IT Professional’s Most Popular Paper Award in 2020, 2019 and 2018 and Outstanding Contribution in Authorships award in 2020 and 2019. His works have millions of readers. Nir’s work has been featured by hundreds of media outlets such as Wall Street Journal, Foreign Policy, Public Radio International, Scientific American, and Bloomberg TV. He has provided consulting services to Asian Development Bank, various UN agencies and a number of private companies. In 2018, he gave a TED Talk about the potential roles of cryptocurrencies in fighting poverty (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WDo_Jlov9R4) .