Tag Archives: Economics

Erik Voorhees On “The True Cost of Bitcoin Transactions”
  This op-ed article is written by Erik Voorhees and was originally published here. It seems the Bitcoin community is not correctly tallying the true [...]
Why Cities Will Soon Choose Digital Currency Over Fiat Money
  Pavel Bains is the CEO and co-founder of Bluzelle, a company providing a suite of blockchain-powered applications aimed to accelerate [...]
Will Bitcoin Have its Moment in the Trump Era?
  Michael J Casey works on blockchain-based solutions for the Digital Currency Initiative at the MIT Media Lab. He is also a former Wall Street [...]
Could Rising Interest Rates Threaten Bitcoin Prices?
It could be said that bitcoin was born in an era of low interest rates. The world’s first decentralized digital currency was first mined and traded [...]
Some Economists Really Hate Bitcoin: An Overview
  The vast majority of economists seem to have a serious distaste for Bitcoin. Whenever an economist who has received a Nobel Prize, teaches at an Ivy [...]
If This Video Doesn’t Make You Want Bitcoin, Nothing Will
  One particular YouTube video perfectly sums up how the economy works. And if it doesn’t make you want to buy bitcoins (or wish you had more), then [...]
All Bitfinex clients to share 36% loss of assets following exchange hack
  Cryptocurrency platform to issue compensation for £55m bitcoins theft in form of credit tokens   Bitfinex, the cryptocurrency exchange that [...]
The Theory of a Blockchain Circular Economy
  William Mougayar is the author of “The Business Blockchain”, and a board advisor to the Ethereum Foundation, the non-profit that [...]
Miami Judge Rules Bitcoin Is Not Money; Dismisses Money Laundering, Transmitting Charges
  Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Teresa Pooler has dismissed a money-laundering case involving an alleged “illegal sale” of bitcoins, after declaring that [...]
Craig Wright: who is the reluctant multimillionaire behind Bitcoin?
An Australian computer scientist claims to have created the digital currency – but doesn’t seem very keen to take the credit Name: Dr Craig Wright. Age: [...]