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Oct 01

An Introduction to Bitcoin and Its Regulatory Environment

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What exactly is Bitcoin? Is it a digital form of money, an electronic payment system, or both? How can Bitcoin and other similar digital technologies benefit society? Now that key regulators and lawmakers are beginning to consider all the issues and opportunities that relate to this industry, what should the goals of new regulatory policies be? Are certain policies needed to ensure a safe and predictable marketplace for digital currency? How might these sorts of polices stifle the new technology’s potential?

More About the Speakers

Perianne Boring
President and Founder, Chamber of Digital Commerce

Carol Van Cleef
Partner and Co-Chairman, Global Payments, Manatt, Phillips & Phillips

George Gilder
Chairman, Center on Wealth, Poverty, and Morality, The Discovery Institute

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Norbert J. Michel, Ph.D. Norbert J. Michel, Ph.D.

Research Fellow in Financial Regulations Read More