Cryptocurrency Essays


Bitcoin Essay

  The finance world is finally abuzz with news of bitcoin and other cryptocurrency. What are cryptocurrencies, and what do potential investor need to know about them? This bitcoin essay offers a brief background of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, also referring to the blockchain software that underlies them. Then, it explores what financial analysts say Continue Reading... Continue Reading...

Which Is Better Paper or Electronic Currency?

how much you are spending and what you are spending it on. As for electronic currencies like cryptocurrency, I am not much of a fan. The cryptocurrencies are far too volatile and speculative in nature. People justify purchasing them because they fear the impact of central banks on fiat money (paper money), which is clearly losing its value quite rapidly (housing, rent, food, health, and education costs are all up substantially since the Fed unleashed its quantitative easing program following the 2008 economic crisis). If we are talking about money as a store of value (Davies, 2004), I would rather… Continue Reading...