What happens if bitcoin succeeds?. Jon Danielsson. Modelsandrisk.org

What happens if bitcoin succeeds?

February 26, 2021
As the price of bitcoin continues to rise, this column argues that most of us would not want to live in a society where bitcoin succeeds. Fortunately, the internal contradictions and perverse consequences of cryptocurrencies success mean that they are destined for failure. Until then, it might make sense for speculators to ride the cryptocurrency bubble, so long as they get out in time.

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