Cryptocurrencies

Are cryptocurrencies the future, and could they end up replacing cold hard dollars, euros, yen and renminbi? Learn what cryptocurrencies are all about, what obstacles they face and problems they create, and whether they’re a digital flash in the pan or the only way you’ll pay for your morning coffee sometime soon.


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A wild search for the U.S. dollars supposedly backing the stablecoin at the center of the global cryptocurrency trade – and in the crosshairs of U.S. regulators and prosecutors.

Zeke Faux

Bloomberg Businessweek , 2021

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Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Academia, 2021

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And It Is Not America That Is Doing It

The Economist

The Economist, 2020

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12 Scenarios From Bullish to Bearish

Jeff Wilser

Coindesk, 2021

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A thought experiment helps uncover the links between crypto and mainstream finance

The Economist

The Economist, 2021

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One Startup's Quest to Take Cryptocurrency Out of Silicon Valley and Onto Wall Street

Jeff John Roberts

Harvard Business Review Press, 2020

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While those comfortable in the dollar bubble deride Bitcoin, the stories of three emerging market users demonstrate why it is so important.

Alex Gladstein

Bitcoin Magazine, 2021

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Barath Raghavan and Bruce Schneier

Wired, 2021

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Tatiana Koffman

Forbes, 2020

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Inside Coinbase Billionaire Brian Armstrong’s Plan To Make Crypto Safe For All

Michael del Castillo and William Baldwin

Forbes, 2020

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