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The Taxman Cometh

The post The Taxman Cometh appeared first on CCN Tax season is ramping up in the United States and Uncle Sam is looking to get his cut from the cryptocurrency pie; that is a slice of your profits. Last year was hot for Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, and most all altcoins. With amazing percentage gains across… Read More »

Nobel Winner Shiller Shows Poise, Calls Bitcoin a “Clever Idea”

The post Nobel Winner Shiller Shows Poise, Calls Bitcoin a “Clever Idea” appeared first on CCN Despite a spate of negativity stemming from Nobel economists stemming from Davos, there’s one holdout who has begun to show some interest. Robert Shiller, a Yale economics professor who won the Nobel Prize for an empirical analysis of asset… Read More »

‘Regulate it Out of Existence’: Nobel Economist Fails to Find a Purpose for Bitcoin [Again]

The post ‘Regulate it Out of Existence’: Nobel Economist Fails to Find a Purpose for Bitcoin [Again] appeared first on CCN Economist Joseph Stiglitz won the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2001 for analyzing markets with asymmetric information, but he can’t find a useful function for bitcoin. This according to a recent article in… Read More »