Category Archives: Economics

Newsflash – Professor of Economics Misunderstands Bitcoin

Apparently Bitcoin will “bite the dust” due to a critical flaw and Professor of Finance and Economics, Kevin Dowd has taken it upon himself to explain it to us all from behind a conspicuously oversized lectern: Thankfully, due to a critical … Continue reading

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Bitcoin – A non-technical intro by Kitten Tofu

Kitten Tofu is a friend of mine, so when he told me he was doing a talk about Bitcoin to a bank, I offered to record the video, carry chairs, whatever. The audience was a group of bankers who work for … Continue reading

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Bitcoin and Digital vs Virtual Currency

The funny thing is, “real money”, the dollars or euros we use every day are not very real at all. They are to real hard cash what virtual reality is to … reality. They don’t really exist, but you can pretend … Continue reading

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