Paul Krugman: Bitcoin Is An Evil Libertarian Long Con

Discussion in 'Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency' started by Millard Baker, Oct 5, 2014.

  1. Millard Baker

    Millard Baker Member

    Paul Krugman, the Nobel prize-winning economist and NY Times columnist, thinks Bitcoin is nothing more than a "long con" with an evil libertarian agenda:

    Source: http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/10/04/the-long-cryptocon/

    In an earlier column, Krugman cited Charlie Stross' explanation of that agenda:

    Source: http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/12/28/bitcoin-is-evil/