Blockchain & Cryptoeconomics

Changing the way money moves

Blockchain and cryptoeconomics research at Meta sits within Novi, a regulated financial company building for the Diem payment system. This research group supports the development of Novi products and pushes the state-of-the-art in blockchain and cryptoeconomic systems. The Novi Research team comprises research scientists, economists, and software engineers working across several interdisciplinary fields, including cryptography, programming languages, distributed systems, program verification, game theory, security, privacy, financial inclusion, economic development, macroeconomics, and market design.

About Novi

Meta, through Novi, is committed to making money work better for everyone, everywhere. We are building products that will help people access financial services through Diem, a new global payment system built on innovative blockchain technology. We believe that it is as important as ever that financial systems are resilient, fast, inclusive, and upgradeable. For more information about Novi, see

Latest Publications

Log-structured Protocols in Delos

Mahesh Balakrishnan, Mihir Dharamshi, David Geraghty, Santosh Ghosh, Filip Gruszczynski, Jun Li, Jingming Liu, Suyog Mapara, Rajeev Nagar, Ivailo Nedelchev, Francois Richard, Chen Shen, Yee Jiun Song, Rounak Tibrewal, Vidhya Venkat, Ahmed Yossef, Ali Zaveri

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