Dec 22, 2016
Show 1678 Tom Woods Venezuelan Socialism and Bitcoin
How the Disasters of Venezuelan Socialism Have Been a Boon for Bitcoin
The perverse outcomes of Venezuelan socialism have had an interesting and perhaps unexpected side effect: they’ve given a shot in the arm to Bitcoin, the nonstate currency and payment system. Jim Epstein tells us the surprising story.
About the Guest
Jim Epstein has been a writer and producer at Reason since 2010.
“The Secret, Dangerous World of Venezuelan Bitcoin Mining,” by Jim Epstein
Ep. 675 The Failure of Socialism in Venezuela (Mark Perry)
Ep. 340 What’s the Big Deal About Bitcoin? (Steve Patterson)
Ep. 253 Chicago vs. Austria, Bitcoin, and More (Robert Murphy)
Ep. 101 Bad News for Bitcoin? (Erik Voorhees)
Ep. 57 Bitcoin: Objections and Replies (Erik Voorhees)
Ep. 15 The Future of Bitcoin (Erik Voorhees)
3 Ways Bitcoin Is Promoting Freedom in Latin America
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