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TED: How the blockchain will radically transform the economy | Bettina Warburg

Say hello to the decentralized economy — the blockchain is about to change everything. In this lucid explainer of the complex (and confusing) technology, Bettina Warburg describes how the blockchain will eliminate the need for centralized institutions like banks or governments to facilitate trade, evolving age-old models of commerce and finance into something far more …

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Paul Kemp-Robertson: Bitcoin. Sweat. Tide. Meet the future of branded currency

FILMED JUN 2013 • POSTED JUL 2013 • TEDGlobal 2013 TED presents this talk on Currency – the bills and coins you carry in your wallet and in your bank account — founded on marketing, on the belief that banks and governments are trustworthy. Now, Paul Kemp-Robertson walks us through a new generation of currency, …

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The Euro Zone Currency System: Catalyst or Wrecking Ball?

Breakout panel titled “The Euro Zone Currency System: Catalyst or Wrecking Ball for the European Union?” at the Institute for New Economic Thinking’s “Changing of the Guard?” conference in Hong Kong. Featured panelists include INET Advisory Board members Erik Berglöf and Harold James, Dennis Snower, Lars Feld, Harold James, and Leif Pagrotsky, with moderator Niels …

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