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Bitcoin & Markets

Feb 28, 2021

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Hopefully this episode helps you understand the arguments people often make and if they hold water next time the invoke the Triffin Dilemma.

My interest in the Triffin Dilemma started several months ago. Little did I know then that I was trying to debunk an...


Feb 15, 2021

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At first glance, the Chinese miracle has survived the virus recession and returned to growth. There is no lack of articles proclaiming the inevitable dominance of the communists, sitting atop the list of largest economies in the world. An idea...


Dec 16, 2020

In this episode I listen and react to Doug French's recent Mises article Central Banks Put Wind at Bitcoin's Back. It's a short but wide ranging discussion touching on the current bitcoin rally, market manipulation, money, and central bank caused inflation. Suffice it to say, this article has a misplaced bias saying...


Dec 7, 2020

In this episode, I read through a blog post from ECB President Lagarde about central bank digital currencies. I tackle the strengths and weaknesses of her claims and draw conclusions about their plans, in particular the ECB.

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The future of money – innovating while retaining...


Nov 27, 2020

In this episode, I react to a Simon Dixon interview where he spells out his thinking on the future of Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) and bitcoin. I respect Simon but couldn't disagree more with his CBDC prediction. We do however agree on bitcoin.

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