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Will the FTX Scandal Bring Down "Crypto"?

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Tags BitcoinBureaucracy and RegulationCentral BanksMoney and Banking

11/18/2022Jeff DeistRobert P. Murphy

Jeff and Bob discuss whether the FTX scandal will be used to justify new "crypto" regulations or even the creation of a central bank digital currency.

Caitlin Long and Sam Bankman-Fried debating leveraging Bitcoin:

Mises on circulation credit vs. commodity credit:

President of the Minneapolis Fed Neel Kashkari on CBDCs:


Contact Jeff Deist

Jeff Deist is president of the Mises Institute. He previously worked as chief of staff to Congressman Ron Paul, and as an attorney for private equity clients. Contact: email; Twitter.

Contact Robert P. Murphy

Robert P. Murphy is a Senior Fellow with the Mises Institute. He is the author of numerous books: Contra Krugman: Smashing the Errors of America's Most Famous Keynesian; Chaos Theory; Lessons for the Young Economist; Choice: Cooperation, Enterprise, and Human Action; The Politically Incorrect Guide to Capitalism; Understanding Bitcoin (with Silas Barta), among others. He is also host of The Bob Murphy Show.

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