May 13, 2021

Is Bitcoin the next global currency? The debate continues: Ammous, Hanke, Fang (Pt. 2/2)

Watch part 1 of this debate:

Steve Hanke, professor of applied economics at Johns Hopkins University, Hong Fang, CEO of OKCoin, and Saifedean Ammous, author of ‘The Bitcoin Standard’, continue the conversation in part 2 of this debate.

The focus is on Bitcoin’s role as a global currency, and the possibility of creating a currency board based on cryptocurrencies.

0:00 – Bitcoin as a currency?
2:10 – Inflation hedge
5:50 – Adoption of cryptocurrencies…