Economics, Money, Quantitative easing, Monetary policy, Inflation, Bank

Ethereum, Dark Forests and the Limits of Transparency

On Oct 28, 2020
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OPINION: "Transparency doesn’t solve the problem of untrustworthiness in financial markets. There may be no trusted third parties in fully-lit markets, but there is no protection from predators either," says @Frances_Coppola. CC @RyanSAdams @danrobinson https://t.co/tFQdxZ52pX
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The crypto world eschewed trust in favor of transparency. But transparency doesn’t solve the problem of untrustworthiness in financial markets.

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On Oct 28, 2020
@CoinDesk shared
OPINION: "Transparency doesn’t solve the problem of untrustworthiness in financial markets. There may be no trusted third parties in fully-lit markets, but there is no protection from predators either," says @Frances_Coppola. CC @RyanSAdams @danrobinson https://t.co/tFQdxZ52pX
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Ethereum, Dark Forests and the Limits of Transparency

Ethereum, Dark Forests and the Limits of Transparency

The crypto world eschewed trust in favor of transparency. But transparency doesn’t solve the problem of untrustworthiness in financial markets.

The Liquidity Crisis Will Drive Monetary Stimulus, Which Will Force The Adoption Of Sound Money Properties

The Liquidity Crisis Will Drive Monetary Stimulus, Which Will Force The Adoption Of Sound Money Properties

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The Treasury is asking for a big overdraft. Fine, as long as its short-term

The Treasury is asking for a big overdraft. Fine, as long as its short-term

Any mention of helicopter money is a bit too reminiscent of how long we’ve endured quantitative easing

The Japanization of the European Union

The Japanization of the European Union

[Opening lecture at the Twelfth Conference on Austrian Economics organized by the Juan de Mariana Institute and the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, May 14–15, 2019.]

How to Get Money to People in an Emergency, Fast

How to Get Money to People in an Emergency, Fast

How do you get emergency Coronavirus dollars to all Americans fast? You use smartphones (which everyone has), not checks and bank accounts.

What if tech's next big thing is unstoppable deflation?

What if tech's next big thing is unstoppable deflation?

The 'next big thing' will be bigger than anything before, and it will surprise us in its origin and in the massive changes it makes to our world.

Bitcoin Kicks Off Third Quarter With 30% Correction; Altcoin Meltdown Ensues

Bitcoin Kicks Off Third Quarter With 30% Correction; Altcoin Meltdown Ensues

After weeks of relentless growth, bitcoin’s historic price rally finally slammed on the brakes, culminating in a swift 30% correction that was long overdue. It didn’t take …

Bitcoin Price Not Done Rallying, But Still, "You Better Buy Gold" - Frank Holmes

Bitcoin Price Not Done Rallying, But Still, "You Better Buy Gold" - Frank Holmes

(Kitco News) - Even as bitcoin prices, and the cryptocurrencies space as a whole, have fallen since their highs in late 2017, interest in digital coins has remained steady, pointing to a ...

Terminal Deflation Is Coming

Terminal Deflation Is Coming

Central banks’ interventions in the pandemic economy are unprecedentedly vast—and not nearly enough.

Sentiment spike drives stock gains, fundamentals still precarious

Sentiment spike drives stock gains, fundamentals still precarious

Sentiment spike drives stock gains, fundamentals still precarious

Bitcoin halving explained: What is cryptocurrency event and will it boost price?

Bitcoin halving explained: What is cryptocurrency event and will it boost price?

Coming at a time of global economic crisis, some experts predict record-breaking prices for 2020

ECB policy not market-dependent, bank's vice president says

ECB policy not market-dependent, bank's vice president says

The European Central Bank must be critical of market expectations for its future...

Bitcoin Has Proven Itself as the Best Store of Value Over the Last Decade

Bitcoin Has Proven Itself as the Best Store of Value Over the Last Decade

Bitcoin is the best peforming asset since its inception in 2009. It's a good store of value when looked at over a long time frame.

Bitcoin bucks trend and surges amid coronavirus-driven market chaos

Bitcoin bucks trend and surges amid coronavirus-driven market chaos

Bitcoin bucks trend and surges amid coronavirus-driven market chaos - SiliconANGLE

How the tokenisation of assets can unlock an explosion of liquidity

How the tokenisation of assets can unlock an explosion of liquidity

Digital assets made possible by Ethereum will unlock the largest liquidity event of our lifetime. Many of the world’s assets are illiquid and therefore inherently difficult to transfer ...