US Commodity Futures Trading Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo discussed Professor Tom Lin’s research on “cyborg finance” in an endowed lecture given last month at Harvard Law School.

It is hard to deny that finance is increasingly becoming an industry where machines and humans are swapping their dominant roles – transforming modern finance into what scholar Tom Lin has called “cyborg finance.” This sea change in the roles of man and machine will have wide-ranging impacts on financial markets, alongside dramatic changes in law, market regulation and human society.

~ Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo

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